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Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition

GD Rating

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How well can the GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition run games
Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 970 Galax 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.

DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

The GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition meets a reasonable number of the most demanding game requirements of today. 18 % of the demanding games are playable.

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

FPS System Benchmark
128 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition is released on the 19 Sep 2014
GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 48.5 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

48.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 50.3 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

50.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 48.2 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

48.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 50.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

50.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 56.6 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

56.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 39.8 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

39.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 56.6 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

56.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 80.6 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

80.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 49.1 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

49.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 66.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

66.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 85.2 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

85.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 62.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

62.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 53.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

53.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 38.1 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

38.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 63.3 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

63.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 63.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

63.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 39 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

39 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 44.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

44.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 70.7 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

70.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 85.8 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

85.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 40.7 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

40.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 50.2 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

50.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 68 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

68 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 39 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

39 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 54.3 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

54.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 25 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

25 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 43.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

43.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 27.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

27.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 77.2 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

77.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 65 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

65 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 27.9 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

27.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 66.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

66.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 34.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

34.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 18.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

18.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 22 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

22 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 19.8 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

19.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 29.9 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

29.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 25.2 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

25.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 19.5 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

19.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 21.7 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

21.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 19.8 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

19.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 39.9 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

39.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 22.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

22.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 24.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

24.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 17.6 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

17.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 25.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

25.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 21.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

21.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 24.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

24.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 39.9 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

39.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 18.6 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

18.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 16.1 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

16.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 23.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

23.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 29.7 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

29.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 13.6 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

13.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 37 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

37 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 19.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

19.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition gets 28.4 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

28.4 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-200-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
104
Texture Rate
132 GTexel/s
ROPs
56
Pixel Rate
71 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1664
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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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
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1126 MHz
Boost Clock
1266 MHz
Power
Max Power
145 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 42 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
7.5
5.7
GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's high-end GeForce GTX 970 4GB created by Galax.


Overclock Out of The Box
The Central Unit now runs at 1126MHz, instead of 1051MHz. Boost Clock is now of 1266MHz, 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 Galax's Double Fan Cooling Solution. This means the card runs cooler under load.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 5% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 970 4GB.


Source [Pip]
GeForce GTX 970 Galax OC 4GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
6%
RAM
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Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 37% 40%
Grand Theft Auto VI 5% 56%
eFootball PES 2020 50% 37%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 37% 40%
F1 2019 86% 16%
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night 43% 39%
Borderlands 3 62% 8%
Doom Eternal 50% 12%
The Division 2 55% 56%
Total War: Three Kingdoms 70% 44%
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