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Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition run games
28 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 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. 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 2020 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. 450 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.

Now onto the frame rates achieved at 1080p. We predict that Cyberpunk 2077 will get 47 FPS with the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition, FIFA 21 getting 130 FPS and Mafia: Definitive Edition getting 24 frames per second. All run on Ultra at 1920x1080 screen res.

Increasing resolution to 1440p is something a number of PC gamers are doing today. We tested the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition at 1440p and researched how Cyberpunk 2077 might perform on it leading us to predict a playable set of FPS results. These were, Low: 94 FPS, Medium: 74 FPS, High: 50 FPS and Ultra: 35 FPS. We then checked out FIFA 21 which had a set of graphics results as followed, L: 224FPS, M: 186FPS, H: 137FPS, U: 99FPS. And another popular game was Mafia: Definitive Edition that returned L: 47FPS, M: 37FPS, H: 25FPS, U: 18FPS at 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition 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 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition in your PC? This GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition card has 12 to 18 months of latest AAA game play left in it before upgrading should be considered

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 33% better and can run 823 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB which is 42% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 926 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
65 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition is released on 19 Sep 2014

GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-200-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
104
Texture Rate
136 GTexel/s
ROPs
56
Pixel Rate
73 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
1152 MHz
Boost Clock
1304 MHz
Power
Max Power
148 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 30 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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GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's high-end GeForce GTX 970 4GB, created by Zotac.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 1152MHz, instead of 1050MHz and goes up to 1304MHz, in Turbo Mode.


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


Cooling Solution
The reference NVIDIA Single-Fan Cooling System has been replaced by Zotac's Triple Fan Cooling Solution. This means the card runs cooler under load.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 6% performance over the reference GeForce GTX 970 4GB.


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GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Omega Core 4GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
15%
RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 18% 6%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 38% 3%
Watch Dogs Legion 8% 3%
Genshin Impact 70% 7%
FIFA 21 61% 46%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 45% 8%
eFootball PES 2021 51% 46%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 6% 6%
Marvel's Avengers 51% 1%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 54% 53%
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