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Nvidia GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition run games
28 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

Based on current gaming requirements the GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition is considered one of the weakest cards and wont meet modern AAA game specs. GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How many years will the GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 2921% better and can meet 897 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 2120% better and can run 667 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
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The GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition is released on 03 Sep 2010

GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

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GPU
Architecture
Fermi GF108-200-A1
Process
40nm
TMUs
4
Texture Rate
3 GTexel/s
ROPs
4
Pixel Rate
3 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
48
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
800 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
DDR3
Memory Bandwidth
25.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
256KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
1
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
0
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
700 MHz
Power
Max Power
50 Watts
PSU
350 Watt & 23 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
4 GB
Best Resolution
1366 x 768
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Resolution Performance
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GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition is a special edition of NVIDIA's Middle-Class GeForce GT 420, created by Gigabyte.


Overclock: Central Unit
None.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock was reduced from 900MHz to 800MHz.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
GIGABYTE custom-designed 80 mm cooler, with air flow optimized cover and aluminum base. The cooler can dissipate heat effectively from the GPU while keeping the fan at lower speed and noise.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate no Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GT 420.


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GeForce GT 420 Gigabyte Rev. 3.0 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
2089%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 1184% 2153%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 1121% 2153%
Halo: Reach 216% 616%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 321% 2995%
Cyberpunk 2077 1289% 2995%
Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip 384% 2005%
Borderlands 3 1353% 2279%
FIFA 20 774% 1100%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 553% 2494%
Fortnite: Chapter 2 5% 932%
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