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Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

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 1775 MHz
Memory Bus 128 Bit 256 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 112GB/sec 227.2GB/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 600 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 good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 82% better and can meet 617 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300. This PC hardware upgrade performs 50% better and can run 309 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.

Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition Performance Review

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

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

Lets look at the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 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. This card runs recommended graphics requirements of 447 games from the top 1000 most demanding games being played today.

The GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition graphics card is returning a weak performance on Battlefield 2042 at 1080p of 14 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Dying Light 2 which we predict will get playable frame rates of 26 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular FIFA 22, which was getting 83 FPS under tests.

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 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition ran Battlefield 2042 to a weak performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 28 FPS, Medium: 22 FPS, High: 15 FPS and Ultra: 11 FPS. Another game researched was Dying Light 2 with predictions of L: 51FPS, M: 40FPS, H: 27FPS, U: 19FPS. And then we checked graphics card performance on FIFA 22, which returned L: 166FPS, M: 131FPS, H: 88FPS, U: 63FPS at 1440p. 1440p gaming on the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition is certainly a viable option for these higher gaming resolutions. Remember that if you suffer some 1440p FPS drops the you can usually tweak modern game graphics settings until you get a near High graphics setting experience with this Graphics card.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition in your PC? This GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition card has 12 to 18 months of latest AAA game play left in it before upgrading should be considered

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte XTREME 4GB Edition? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti. This PC hardware upgrade performs 61% better and can run 972 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB which is 53% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 961 games from the most demanding games today.