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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB 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.

GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

This PC hardware performance game review for the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition graphics card, when running 2022 more popular games, lets us see what type of FPS this card gets when playing at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions and ultra settings. This card runs recommended graphics requirements of 818 games from the top 1000 most demanding games being played today.

Now onto the frame rates achieved at 1080p. We are seeing Back 4 Blood getting 74 FPS with the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition, Dying Light 2 predicted to get 47 FPS and Far Cry 6 getting 46 frames per second. All run on Ultra at 1920x1080 screen res.

People are turning their increasingly more powerful graphics cards to the popular 1440p screen size so we tested the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition to see how it performs on 1440p. First off we have looked at Back 4 Blood where it was reasonable. The frame rates it scored for the game presets were - Low: 149 FPS, Medium: 117 FPS, High: 79 FPS and Ultra: 56 FPS. We added Dying Light 2 to our research and predict it will be playable with a 35 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And then tested Far Cry 6 which got 35 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB 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 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 6000 Series Radeon RX 6600 XT 12GB which is 26% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 990 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
92 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition was released on 10 Jun 2016
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P104-200-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
120
Texture Rate
207 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
110 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680 x 4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192MB
Memory Speed
2002MHz
Memory Bus
256bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
256.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1531 MHz
Boost Clock
1721 MHz
Power
Max Power
150 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
81
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GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 1070 MSI Aero OC 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's High-End GeForce GTX 1070, created by MSI.

Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit has been increased from 1506MHz to 1531MHz, whereas the Boost Clock can now achieve 1721MHz, instead of 1683MHz.

Overclock: Memory Clock
None.

Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
MSI AERO graphics cards are equipped with a brand new black & silver design, crafted from premium materials. The sleek new looks will fit great in almost any build.

Performance
At 1920x1080, Benchmarks Indicate a 1% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 1070. This goes up to 4% at 3840x2160.

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