10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed
Based on current gaming requirements the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition is considered one of the weakest cards and wont meet modern AAA game specs.
DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.
Game performance for the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition where we look at the bigger games played in 2023. Looking closely at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. In comparison to the game recommended requirements of the 1000 most demanding games played today this PC hardware can run 164.
With 1080p being the most common gaming resolution at the moment we explored how well the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition can run Star Citizen at 1080p and predict it will return playable frame rates at the following graphics settings - Low: 70 FPS, Medium: 55 FPS, High: 37 FPS and Ultra: 27 FPS. For performance contrast we can see that Grand Theft Auto VI is predicted to return a weak 0 FPS at Ultra 1080p.
We move on to 1440p, and predict that Star Citizen will deliver weak FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 53 FPS, Medium: 42 FPS, High: 28 FPS and Ultra: 20 FPS. Next we have Grand Theft Auto VI running on GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition which is predicted to get L: 0FPS, M: 0FPS, H: 0FPS, U: 0FPS. And for performance contrast the popular Dying Light 2 gets L: 0FPS, M: 0FPS, H: 0FPS, U: 0FPS at 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition is not the best choice to run modern games.How many years will the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition in your PC?
Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months. Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 960 EVGA Superclocked 2GB Edition?
Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB
which is 71% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 716 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300
. This PC hardware upgrade performs 37% better and can run 300 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.