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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 1090 Mhz 1190 Mhz
Boost Clock 1200 Mhz 1342 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 145 Watts
Recommended PSU 350 Watts 500 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

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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? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB then a good choice would be RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB as this is better than 616 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 82% better performance as well. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300 which meets 309 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 50% better performance.

Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 4GB Edition Performance Review

A mid to low level graphics card, the GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 4GB Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements.

All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

Here we take a closer look at the various performances across 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions for the GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 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. Of the 1000 most demanding recommended specs found in game requirements today, this gpu is more powerful than the graphics requirement of 447 games in todays list.

The 1080p FPS on Ultra for the GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 4GB Edition shows us that Grand Theft Auto VI is predicted to get a playable result of 26 FPS, and then we are seeing Star Citizen predicted to return a reasonable 51 FPS while another game on our list is the Back 4 Blood which is getting 54 frames per second at Ultra 1080p.

As the PC gaming masses explore larger screen resolutions we decided to run some game checks at 1440p across a few popular games. We predict the GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 4GB Edition will run the upcoming game Star Citizen to a playable performance level. Predictions across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 102 FPS, Medium: 80 FPS, High: 54 FPS and Ultra: 39 FPS. Another game tested was Back 4 Blood, L: 108FPS, M: 85FPS, H: 57FPS, U: 41FPS. And then we researched potential graphics card performance on Grand Theft Auto VI, wih estimates revealing L: 51FPS, M: 40FPS, H: 27FPS, U: 19FPS at 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 4GB Edition we get the impression that it is not a bad choice for a larger screen size like this. Some games will struggle though, but with some careful graphic option adjustments in-game you can normally find a suitable visual experience with this GPU at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 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 EVGA SSC ACX+ 2.0 4GB Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 61% better and can meet 972 of their recommended requirements. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB, which has 53% better performance and can run 961 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.