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Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI

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How well can the GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

This computer hardware provides top end graphics. The GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI will easily meet recommended system requirements of games released today. This is a strong benchmarker on modern games and can often return excellent frame rates at high and ultra 1080p. But the GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI can also run 1440p pc system requirements.

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 2021 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 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. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 944 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

The GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI graphics card is predicted to return a reasonable performance on Battlefield 2042 at 1080p of 51 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Grand Theft Auto VI which we predict will get reasonable frame rates of 51 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Forza Horizon 5, which is predicted to get 78 FPS under tests.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI by researching Battlefield 2042 leading us to predict a playable performance. Its FPS predictions for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 102FPS, M: 80FPS, H: 54FPS, U: 39FPS. Another popular game we researched with this card was Grand Theft Auto VI and that was playable. This graphics card is predicted to deliver 39 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Forza Horizon 5 which is predicted to get reasonable results with a 59FPS on Ultra 1440p. Running games at 1440p with a GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI is a good choice of hardware for increased screen resolution gaming. We can see this graphics card is capable of delivering reliable frame rates at Ultra and certainly High graphics settings at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI in your PC? This gpu has around 2+ years of running AAA recommended system requirements before any upgrades should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI.
FPS System Benchmark
100 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI was released on 19 Sep 2014
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-200-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
104
Texture Rate
133 GTexel/s
ROPs
56
Pixel Rate
72 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
8192MB
Memory Speed
1753MHz
Memory Bus
256bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
1792
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1140 MHz
Boost Clock
1279 MHz
Power
Max Power
296 Watts
PSU
700 Watt & 51 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
9.4
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GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition SLI Game Requirement Analysis

The SLI setup of GeForce GTX 970 MSI Gaming 4GB Edition.

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