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Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition is only really challenged by the most demanding games released today, but normally it is more than capable of running games with a stable frame rate at 1080p.

GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

This PC hardware performance game review for the GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition graphics card, when running 2021 more popular games, lets us see what type of FPS this card gets when playing at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions and ultra settings. This card runs recommended graphics requirements of 747 games from the top 1000 most demanding games being played today.

The GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition graphics card is predicted to return a reasonable performance on Back 4 Blood at 1080p of 58 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Battlefield 2042 which we predict will get playable frame rates of 32 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Dying Light 2, which is predicted to get 32 FPS under tests.

We move on to 1440p, and predict that Back 4 Blood will deliver playable FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 117 FPS, Medium: 92 FPS, High: 62 FPS and Ultra: 44 FPS. Next we have Battlefield 2042 running on GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition which is predicted to get L: 63FPS, M: 50FPS, H: 34FPS, U: 24FPS. And for performance contrast the popular Dying Light 2 is predicted to get L: 63FPS, M: 50FPS, H: 34FPS, U: 24FPS at 1440p. Running games at 1440p with a GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition is a reasonable choice at this screen size. You can always tweak modern game graphics settings to help you get a better High graphics setting experience at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition in your PC? There is still 2 years of top end gaming left in this GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 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 48% better and can run 976 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 64 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 40% better and can run 967 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
72 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition was released on 10 Nov 2014
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-400-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
164 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
82 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
5120 x 3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096MB
Memory Speed
1753MHz
Memory Bus
256bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1178 MHz
Boost Clock
1279 MHz
Power
Max Power
300 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
7.4
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GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 980 Asus ROG Poseidon 4GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's high-end GeForce GTX 980 4GB.

Overclock Out of The Box
The Central Unit now runs at 1178MHz, instead of 1141MHz. Boost Clock is now of 1279MHz, instead of 1216MHz. Memory Clock was left untouched.

Cooling Solution
The reference NVIDIA Single-Fan Cooling System has been replaced by Asus's DirectCU II H20 Dual Fan Cooling Solution. This means the card runs cooler under load.

Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 4% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 980 4GB.

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