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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 1090 Mhz 1076 Mhz
Boost Clock 1200 Mhz 1216 Mhz
Architecture GCN 1.3 Baffin PRO Maxwell GM204-200-A1
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU No No

Resolution Performance

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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 1
HDMI Connections 1 1
DisplayPort Connections 1 3

GPU Power Requirements

Power Required (Watts) 75 Watts 148 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? A suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, which is 82% more powerful and can run 616 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. 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 MSI OC 4GB Edition Performance Review

This GeForce GTX 970 MSI OC 4GB Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements.

Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

Lets look at the GeForce GTX 970 MSI OC 4GB Edition game performance guide for some of the biggest games played in 2022. In particular we will see how well this graphics card runs on Ultra settings on 1080p resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. In comparison to the game recommended requirements of the 1000 most demanding games played today this PC hardware can run 395.

A GeForce GTX 970 MSI OC 4GB Edition card at 1080p is seeing a playable frame rate when running Resident Evil 8 on Ultra - 29 FPS. Lets look at the performance its getting on Days Gone which is 45 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Star Citizen is predicted to perform on this hardware, which gets a reasonable 49 FPS.

As the PC gaming masses explore larger screen resolutions we decided to run some game checks at 1440p across a few popular games. We discovered the GeForce GTX 970 MSI OC 4GB Edition ran Resident Evil 8 to a weak performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 57 FPS, Medium: 45 FPS, High: 30 FPS and Ultra: 22 FPS. Another game tested was Days Gone, L: 91FPS, M: 71FPS, H: 48FPS, U: 34FPS. And then we researched potential graphics card performance on Star Citizen, wih estimates revealing L: 98FPS, M: 77FPS, H: 52FPS, U: 37FPS at 1440p. 1440p GeForce GTX 970 MSI OC 4GB Edition PC gaming is a perfectly suitable selection of hardware for theis larger screen size. If a game at 1440p struggles a bit or experiences a frame drop then you can tweak settings in game to help get it stable. This might mean lowering it to medium or low in some specific options.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 MSI OC 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 MSI 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 MSI OC 4GB Edition? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, which has 67% better performance and can run 972 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 59% better and can run 961 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.