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Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI

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

This computer hardware provides top end graphics. The GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 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 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI can also run 1440p pc system requirements.

All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2022 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 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 911 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI is running Dying Light 2 and delivering reasonable performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 48 frames per second. Comparing this to Days Gone which is getting good results, where it averages 68 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Star Citizen, which is predicted to run at 77 frames per second.

Next up we increase screen res tests to accommodate the growing in popularity 1440p screen size. So we booted up Dying Light 2 to see how the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI dealt with it. It scored up a playable series of FPS results across these graphics presets - Low: 97 FPS, Medium: 76 FPS, High: 51 FPS and Ultra: 37 FPS. Next we looked at Days Gone which was reasonable with a 52 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And finally looked at Star Citizen that we predict will get an Ultra 1440p FPS of 58. Running games at 1440p with a GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI is capable of delivering a solid gaming experience across larger screen sized monitors. We expect to see High and Ultra graphics settings across most games at 1440p with this GPU.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 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 970 Zotac 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 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI.
FPS System Benchmark
95 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI was released on 19 Sep 2014
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-200-A1 (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
104
Texture Rate
253 GTexel/s
ROPs
56 (x2)
Pixel Rate
136 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)
4096 x 2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192MB (x2)
Memory Speed
1753MHz
Memory Bus
256bit (x2)
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
448.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB (x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1076 MHz
Boost Clock
1216 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
91
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GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition SLI Game Requirement Analysis

The SLI setup of GeForce GTX 970 Zotac 4GB Edition.

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