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Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition run games
Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 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.

Here is a quick game performance synopsis for the AAA games played in 2019. In particular we focus on how well the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition runs at Ultra graphics settings and what frames per second it is getting at 1080p, 1440p and 4K monitor resolutions. This graphics hardware can run 730 of the 1000 most demanding PC games played today.

The GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition graphics card is returning a good performance on eFootball PES 2020 at 1080p of 72 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is the Borderlands 3 which we saw got reasonable frame rates of 47 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Ghost Recon Breakpoint, which was getting 47 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 G1 Gaming 4GB Edition ran eFootball PES 2020 to a reasonable performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 144 FPS, Medium: 113 FPS, High: 76 FPS and Ultra: 55 FPS. Another game tested was Borderlands 3, L: 94FPS, M: 74FPS, H: 50FPS, U: 35FPS. And then we checked graphics card performance on, Ghost Recon Breakpoint which returned L: 94FPS, M: 74FPS, H: 50FPS, U: 35FPS at 1440p. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition, this is a good choice for running modern games at Ultra in this larger screen resolution.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition in your PC? No graphics card upgrade required for around 2 years

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti EVGA XC Gaming 6GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 37% better and can run 923 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 42% better and can run 968 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
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The GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition was released on the 19 Sep 2014
GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 48.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

48.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 50.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

50.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 48.6 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

48.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 37.5 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

37.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 50.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

50.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 57.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

57.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 40.2 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

40.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 57.1 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

57.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 25.6 FPS on Control

Control

25.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 81.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

81.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 49.5 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

49.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 66.7 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

66.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 86 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

86 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 63.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

63.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 54 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

54 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 38.5 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

38.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 63.9 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

63.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 63.8 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

63.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 39.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

39.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 44.8 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

44.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 71.3 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

71.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 86.7 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

86.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 41.1 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

41.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 50.7 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

50.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 68.7 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

68.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 39.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

39.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 93.7 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

93.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 43.3 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

43.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 54.8 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

54.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 77.9 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

77.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 25.9 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

25.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 25.3 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

25.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 51.2 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

51.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 44.1 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

44.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 59.2 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

59.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 38.8 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

38.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 28.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

28.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 77.9 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

77.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 65.7 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

65.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 39.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

39.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 28.1 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

28.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 49 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

49 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 52.6 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

52.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 72 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

72 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 39.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

39.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 30.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

30.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 67.4 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

67.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 50.7 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

50.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 31.4 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

31.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 65.9 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

65.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 49 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

49 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 34.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

34.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 65.6 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

65.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 37.3 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

37.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 21.6 FPS on Control

Control

21.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 53.6 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

53.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 62 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

62 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 19 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

19 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 22.2 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

22.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 20 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

20 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 30.2 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

30.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 25.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

25.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 19.7 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

19.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 21.9 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

21.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 9.6 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

9.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 20 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

20 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 40.3 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

40.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 23.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

23.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 25 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

25 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 17.8 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

17.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 25.3 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

25.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 22 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

22 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 24.4 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

24.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 40.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

40.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 18.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

18.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 16.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

16.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 24 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

24 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 30 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

30 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 13.7 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

13.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 22 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

22 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 37.3 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

37.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 19.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

19.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 32.4 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

32.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 16.7 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

16.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 10.8 FPS on Control

Control

10.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 28.7 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

28.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition gets 34.6 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

34.6 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition
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Architecture
Maxwell GM204-200-A1
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28nm
TMUs
104
Texture Rate
138 GTexel/s
ROPs
56
Pixel Rate
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1664
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
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Direct X
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Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120x3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
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Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
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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
1178 MHz
Boost Clock
1329 MHz
Power
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150 Watts
PSU
550 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
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8 GB
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GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's high-end GeForce GTX 970 4GB created by Gigabyte. 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 1178MHz, instead of 1051MHz. Boost Clock is now of 1329MHz, instead of 1178MHz. Memory Clock was left untouched. This means the Card performs better when compared to the reference NVIDIA Graphics Card but should also consume slightly more power.


Cooling Solution
The reference NVIDIA Single-Fan Cooling System has been replaced by Gigabyte's WINDFORCE 3X Triple Fan Cooling Solution. This means the card runs cooler under load.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 6% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 970 4GB.


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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 45% 1%
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Cyberpunk 2077 38% 39%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 38% 39%
Borderlands 3 35% 7%
FIFA 20 61% 46%
The Outer Worlds 31% 8%
eFootball PES 2020 51% 31%
Ghost Recon Breakpoint 38% 53%
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i have 460 w psu… was running gtx 670 just for test… worked it.. currently having gtx 560 for more than month and have no power issues… can i run gtx 970 as well ?

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You can as long is branded psu but your cpu is going to bottleneck anyways

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yes i know… bit i will get big fps boost becouse current gpu is too weak for my system, for ex: i have 20+ fps on evil within 2 … settings high… on ultra 8+ fps… and tje cpu usage only around 50-60% the same in gta 5… wtf ?

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yes true but you can get something cheaper and get same performance something like gtx 660 or r9 270 hd 7870 would have same perfomrance

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yeah… sounds nice… but can u tell me what would be the best cpu for my socket in around 60$… im planning to add extra 8 gigs of ram and gtx 970 or 770 and i dont know which cpu i could buy with my budget to awoid fatal bottleneck…

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you can put i7 870 or xeon x3470 or something from this list http://www.cpu-upgrade.com/mb-Intel/DQ57TM.html and you should get far better performance but to bad you cant overclock it

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i just found second hand i5 760 in 20$ … its quad core and almost the same performance as as x4370… the seller says it 100% good condition.. in several weecks ill add extra 8 gb ram and than time for some gtx 970! thnx for help bud

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finally upgraded my pc and im just shocked… my cpu doesnot bottleneck me ?!?! canu believe, i tested it on gta V i run it all ultra… and the cpu goes only 90-95% but i dont see any bottleneck… and no need for xeon :)) wow im happy

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Bottleneck determined by the gpu usage and not cpu usage anyways enjoy your upgrade :D

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thnx :D

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Hi guys, I'm deciding between this card (maybe XTREME ed if I can get it for a similar price) or a 780Ti. The 780Ti has slower clock speeds but the texture and pixel rates are significantly higher than the 970 + it's 384bit.


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will an antec vp550p v2 work with this gpu?

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Yes it will. Bear in mind that 550W is the minimum power requirement, so if you're adding a lot of components, it would be safer to go with a 600W or more.

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Will an i5 750 bottleneck with this because im planning on getting my components bit by bit due to money issues

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yes my 4670k oc to 4.4 bottlenecked it sometimes

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hello, i have 8 gb of ram and i5 3470 will it bottleneck? thank you

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noup good match! :)

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i have core i5 4440 and GeForce GTX 970 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 4GB Edition …. anyone see any bottleneck here , any recommendations ?
thanks ,,,

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No bottleneck there. I had mine running on an overclocked g3258 for a little while and it ran quite well despite the weaker cpu.

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hey guys… i wanna upgrade to a gtx 970… but i have a fx 6300, so its gonna be ok, or im gonna have bottleneck?

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yeah it will be there in most applications that use only 2-4 cores if there slightly cpu bound

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I can attest to that, I had a 970 with an FX-6300 and the card was not reaching its full potential. My question is, why do you want to upgrade to a 970 from RX 480? Your post is from a couple of months ago so I suppose you eventually decided to go for the RX 480 instead 970. Are you currently having any bottlenecks?

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So i have a question i am planning to buy 2 of these cards but i want to know if my PSU can handle this (check PSU on my profile page)

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Why buy 2 970s? You get similar performance with only one 980 ti, and a single 980 ti will cost you around the same, so get a 980 ti instead are my advice ;)

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i have i7 2600 and gtx 970 . do you guys see any bottleneck here?

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Of course not

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2007
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no friend.no bottleneck

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Would I be able to have this GPU and a 850 evo series 250gb SSD with the corsair RM550 (80+ gold). I heard the PSU was tier 1 and had good quality components, is that right?

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Its not tier 1.Its tier three according to this : http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/id-2547993/psu-tier-list.html
But you will be fine…enough A and W on 12v rail.I would change the PSU if i was you when i could afford.

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