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Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI

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How well can the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

The GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI will blast beyond the majority of games requirements at 1080p, so crank up your screen resolution to 1440p or 4K and let the beautiful AAA game visuals wash over you. This is how gaming is meant to be played but you are likely to have to pay top dollar for the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI privilege. But if you can get this graphics solution, then its happy gaming. DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2020 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. Of the 1000 most demanding recommended specs found in game requirements today, this gpu is more powerful than the graphics requirement of 980 games in todays list.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI is running Microsoft Flight Simulator and delivering strong performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 88 frames per second. Comparing this to Grand Theft Auto VI which is predicted to get reasonable results, where it averages 55 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Baldurs Gate 3, which is running at 78 frames per second.

Increasing resolution to 1440p is something a number of PC gamers are doing today. We tested the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI at 1440p with Microsoft Flight Simulator, which got a good set of FPS results. These were, Low: 176 FPS, Medium: 139 FPS, High: 93 FPS and Ultra: 67 FPS. We then checked out Grand Theft Auto VI which we predict would have a set of graphics results as followed, L: 111FPS, M: 87FPS, H: 59FPS, U: 42FPS. And another popular game was Baldurs Gate 3 that returned L: 156FPS, M: 123FPS, H: 83FPS, U: 59FPS at 1440p. Gaming at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI is more than capable at running this screen resolution. 1440p Ultra across almost all modern games is going to be fairly standard with this GPU. We would consider moving this hardware up to 4K screen resolutions for PC gaming today.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI? Are you looking to upgrade a GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI? Then we would suggest getting a 20 Series GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, as it can run 998 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 29% increased graphics performance.
FPS System Benchmark
109 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI is released on 19 Sep 2014

GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-400-A1 (x2) (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
357 GTexel/s
ROPs
14 (x2)
Pixel Rate
39 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
4096
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
Driver Support
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
1800 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
460.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1291 MHz
Boost Clock
1393 MHz
Power
Max Power
350 Watts
PSU
750 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI Game Requirement Analysis

The SLI setup of GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition.


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GeForce GTX 980 Zotac AMP! Extreme 4GB Edition SLI vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
34%
RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 50% 36%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 62% 41%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 67% 34%
Genshin Impact 82% 35%
eFootball PES 2021 70% 67%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 72% 7%
Watch Dogs Legion 44% 38%
FIFA 21 76% 67%
Marvel's Avengers 70% 39%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 43% 43%
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