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Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Based on current gaming requirements the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition is considered one of the weakest cards and wont meet modern AAA game specs.

DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

Lets look at the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition game performance guide for some of the biggest games played in 2021. In particular we will see how well this graphics card runs on Ultra settings on 1080p resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. Of the 1000 most demanding recommended specs found in game requirements today, this gpu is more powerful than the graphics requirement of 158 games in todays list.

Now onto the frame rates achieved at 1080p. We are seeing Far Cry 6 getting 0 FPS with the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition, Days Gone getting 15 FPS and FIFA 22 getting 51 frames per second. All run on Ultra at 1920x1080 screen res.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we ran Far Cry 6 on the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition to see that it got a weak set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra results at 1440p - L: 0FPS, M: 0FPS, H: 0FPS, U: 0FPS. Another popular game to test at 1440p with this card was Days Gone which seemed weak in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 11 FPS. Finally we then took a look at FIFA 22 where its Ultra 1440p Frame rates were playable at 39 FPS. 1440p GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition PC gaming 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 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition? Are you looking to upgrade a GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition? Then we would suggest getting a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, as it can run 625 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 70% increased graphics performance. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 40% better and can meet 311 of their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
21 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition was released on 01 Apr 2013
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-325-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
112
Texture Rate
113 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
32 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.2
Resolution (WxH)
4096 x 2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048MB
Memory Speed
1502MHz
Memory Bus
256bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
512
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
928 MHz
Boost Clock
1006 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
1.5
Approved

GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU II Mini Edition is a Special Edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 670. See the standard version for more information about it.
This card includes a much smaller PCB and a 20% more effective cooler which will make GeForce GTX 670 much more quiet and cool when under heavy load. Its central unit has been slightly raised and can now attain 928MHz.
Benchmarks indicate a 2% performance boost when compared to the reference card.

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