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Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition run games
28 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2019 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 172 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

First we looked at 1080p resolution for the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition performance to explore what sort of benchmarks it would achieve on the popular title eFootball PES 2020 and saw it deliver playable frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 114 FPS, Medium: 89 FPS, High: 60 FPS and Ultra: 43 FPS. We proceeded to look at Borderlands 3 to see how that compared and saw that it returned a weak 13 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at eFootball PES 2020 and saw it deliver playable frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 87 FPS, Medium: 68 FPS, High: 46 FPS and Ultra: 33 FPS. We then checked the performance on Borderlands 3 to see if that runs well. It was weak with a 10 FPS at Ultra 1440p. 1440p gaming on the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition is not a first choice gaming resolution. While this graphics card would likely be more suited to 1080p gaming, you may be able to make some graphical tweaks in the game options to improve your stability at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB 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 Gainward 2GB Edition? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition then a good choice would be 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB as this is better than 897 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 121% better performance as well. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition then a good choice would be RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB as this is better than 668 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 62% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
18 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition is released on 01 May 2012

GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK104-325-A2
Process
28nm
TMUs
112
Texture Rate
110 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
31 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1344
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
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Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1502 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
915 MHz
Boost Clock
980 MHz
Power
Max Power
170 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition is a Special Edition of the powerful GeForce GTX 670. See the standard version for more information about it.
There are no new features - not even a new cooling system and so the performance is exactly like the reference card.


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GeForce GTX 670 Gainward 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 6% 65%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 11% 65%
Halo: Reach 77% 48%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 69% 126%
Cyberpunk 2077 2% 126%
Borderlands 3 6% 74%
FIFA 20 36% 12%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 52% 90%
eFootball PES 2020 20% 12%
Detroit: Become Human 25% 149%
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