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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 1090 Mhz 1114 Mhz
Boost Clock 1200 Mhz 1253 Mhz
Architecture GCN 1.3 Baffin PRO Maxwell GM204-200-A1
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU No No

Resolution Performance

1920x1080
2560x1440
3840x2160

GPU Memory

Memory 2048 MB 4096 MB
Memory Speed 1750 MHz 1753 MHz
Memory Bus 128 Bit 256 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 112GB/sec 224.4GB/sec

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units 896 1664
Technology 14nm 28nm

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH) 7680x4320 5120x3200
VGA Connections - -
DVI Connections 1 2
HDMI Connections 1 1
DisplayPort Connections 1 -

GPU Power Requirements

Power Required (Watts) 75 Watts 150 Watts
Recommended PSU 350 Watts 550 Watts

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended Processor FX-6100 Core i7-4770K 4-Core 3.5GHz
Recommended RAM 8 GB 8 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution 1600x900 2560x1440

GPU Recommended Hardware

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AMD Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB Performance Review

Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How many years will the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB in your PC? We think this Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB? A good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB which meets 617 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 82% better performance. Alternatively we would suggest getting a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300, as it can run 309 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 50% increased graphics performance.

Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition Performance Review

A mid to low level graphics card, the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements.

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

Here we take a closer look at the various performances across 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions for the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition. In particular this is looking at the Ultra graphics settings to see what sort of FPS this graphics card can get across some of the more popular games played in 2022. The GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 442 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

Running at 1080p this card gets a weak frame rate from Battlefield 2042 with 12 FPS on Ultra. Then we take a look at Star Citizen which is predicted to return a reasonable 50 FPS. Another title that we looked at is the popular Forza Horizon 5 which we saw getting a playable 30 FPS.

We move on to 1440p, and tested Battlefield 2042 which delivered weak FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 24 FPS, Medium: 19 FPS, High: 13 FPS and Ultra: 9 FPS. Next we have Star Citizen running on GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition which is predicted to get L: 100FPS, M: 79FPS, H: 53FPS, U: 38FPS. And for performance contrast the popular Forza Horizon 5 gets L: 60FPS, M: 48FPS, H: 32FPS, U: 23FPS at 1440p. Gaming at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition is in need of some graphics adjustments to get some stability, which means its not an ideal gaming resolution for this GPU.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition in your PC? 12-18 months of top end gaming is still left in this graphics card

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition is the 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, which is 64% more powerful and can run 972 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 4GB Edition would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB which meets 961 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 56% better performance.