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Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition run games
4 Jul 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition? Are you looking to upgrade a GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition? Then we would suggest getting a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, as it can run 856 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 109% increased graphics performance. Alternatively we would suggest getting a R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB, as it can run 794 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 71% increased graphics performance.
FPS System Benchmark
22 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition was released on 22 Jan 2015

GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM206-300-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
64
Texture Rate
79 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
39 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1024
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
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
112.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1165 MHz
Boost Clock
1228 MHz
Power
Max Power
120 Watts
PSU
400 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
8.2
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4.4
GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's Performance GeForce GTX 960 2GB, created by Galax.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 1165MHz, instead of 1127MHz and goes up to 1228MHz, in Turbo Mode.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock and the Frame Buffer remain the same.


Cooling Solution
The Reference Cooling System has been replaced by an advanced dual fan cooler and 3 copper heat pipes to keep both temps and noise to a minimum.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 2% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 960 2GB.


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GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
68%
RAM
11GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 8% 118%
Hyper Scape 27% 49%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 2% 118%
Far Cry 6 49% 143%
Death Stranding 4% 68%
Watch Dogs Legion 41% 68%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 49% 49%
Valorant 94% 84%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 29% 59%
Grand Theft Auto VI 49% 136%
GeForce GTX 960 Galax OC 2GB Edition Extras
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