GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI
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FPS System Benchmark
99 FPS
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GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-400-A1 (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
337 GTexel/s
ROPs
64 (x2)
Pixel Rate
169 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
4096
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Release Price
$1158.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
448.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1216 MHz
Boost Clock
1317 MHz
Power
Max Power
340 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
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Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI is a solution of two GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition put together using NVIDIA's SLI Technology.


GPU
It consists of 2 GPUs Codenamed GM204-400-A1 which, together, offer 4096 Shader Processing Units, 256 TMUs and 128 ROPs. The central unit runs at 1216MHz and goes up to 1317MHz, in Turbo Mode.


Memory
Each GPU accesses a 4GB frame buffer of fast GDDR5, through a 256-bit memory interface. The size of the frame buffer is adequate. The Memory Clock Operates at 1753MHz.


Power Consumption
Power Consumption lies between 330W and 360W.


System Suggestions
GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI is best suited for resolutions up to and including 3840x2160. We recommend a Very Strong Processor (Intel Core i7/AMD FX Eight Core) and 8GB of RAM for a system with GeForce GTX 980 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI.


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If I bought another one of these cards in the future. How big of a power supply would I need?

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Maybe a bit late, but a 750w can handle 980 sli, if you have the money go for and 800-850 watt, never know when the extra juice might come in handy

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Thanks for the answer! I haven't got another card yet though, 980's are pricey.

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hey guys quick questions i have this gpu 2 msi gtx 980 4g twinfrozr but i havent put it yet n rm850 psu but should i upgrade my cpu to 4790k?

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I have 4790k CPU and I'm very happy with it I think it worth it! :)
But the 4790 is still powerful CPU.

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