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Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition run games
Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition graphics card as a serious price to performance entry point. This card will meet and play most demanding AAA games and do so with good graphics setting as standard, and confidently pushing past the recommended game system requirements needed to run today’s games.

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

This graphics card can play 13% of the most demanding games available today.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition in your PC? We think this GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

FPS System Benchmark
125 FPS
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The GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition is released on the 19 Sep 2014
GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 47.2 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

47.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 48.9 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

48.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 46.9 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

46.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 48.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

48.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 55.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

55.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 38.7 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

38.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 55.1 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

55.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 78.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

78.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 47.7 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

47.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 64.2 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

64.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 82.8 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

82.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 60.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

60.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 52 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

52 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 37 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

37 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 61.5 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

61.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 61.4 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

61.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 37.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

37.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 43.1 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

43.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 68.6 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

68.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 83.4 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

83.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 66.1 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

66.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 37.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

37.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 52.7 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

52.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 18.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

18.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 21.4 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

21.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 19.2 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

19.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 29.1 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

29.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 24.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

24.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 19 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

19 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 21.1 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

21.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 19.2 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

19.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 38.7 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

38.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 22.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

22.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 24 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

24 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 17.1 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

17.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 24.4 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

24.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 21.2 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

21.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 23.5 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

23.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 38.7 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

38.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 18.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

18.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 23.1 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

23.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 28.9 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

28.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 35.9 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

35.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 18.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

18.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition gets 27.6 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

27.6 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-200-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
104
Texture Rate
130 GTexel/s
ROPs
56
Pixel Rate
70 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1664
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star golden star
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120x3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
1792KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1114 MHz
Boost Clock
1253 MHz
Power
Max Power
225 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
10
7.4
5.6
GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's high-end GeForce GTX 970 4GB created by Asus. It features a new Cooling Solution and overclocking out of the box. Read below to know more.


Overclock Out of The Box
The Central Unit now runs at 1114MHz, instead of 1051MHz. Boost Clock is now of 1253MHz, instead of 1178MHz. Memory Clock was left untouched.


Cooling Solution
The reference NVIDIA Single-Fan Cooling System has been replaced by Asus's DirectCU II Dual Fan Cooling Solution. This means the card runs cooler under load.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 2% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 970 4GB.


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Hi this is my rig cpu i3 4130 8gb ddr3 ram evga 600b 600w psu and 500gb seagate sata hard drive can my pc handle this gpu

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At most I'd say you should get like a 950 or something, a 970gtx will be bottlenecked by your processor.

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do you know where i can get a cheap 950 as my buget is not great looking around £20 or £30 that's all i have atm

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Seeing as you're using pounds, I really don't know. I'm Dutch, you see ;) Try to find a good second hand marketplace or something like that.

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you're never gonna get a 9xx for 20 Quid. They're currently going for 100+..

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it's ok i have a asus direct cu II OC Gtx 760 i will upgrade when i can

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Just got one in my new rig, works amazing and is very quiet!

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great card

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GD Rating from 10 to 8

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Does this need a power connector and if it does what kind?

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Read above under specifications! ;) It says 2x 6 pin. So, you'll need two of these.

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Is Intel core i5-4460 3.2 Ghz good enough for this gpu??

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yes it is.

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yes buy this

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my first high end gpu

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Power Connector not 2x 6-pin but 1x 8-pin.

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yes.

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1% better!

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would this make a good upgrade or should I look at something else?

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It would be a great upgrade i'm getting mine delivered next week the performance looks great however i wouldn't go above 1080p gaming due to the V-RAM actually being 3.5GB

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it would be a great upgrade

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