10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed
Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward 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 Gainward is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.
Here we take a closer look at the various performances across 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions for the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward. In particular this is looking at the Ultra graphics settings to see what sort of FPS this graphics card can get across some of the more popular games played in 2021. This card runs recommended graphics requirements of 823 games from the top 1000 most demanding games being played today.
A GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward card at 1080p is predicted to see a reasonable frame rate when running Dying Light 2 on Ultra - 46 FPS. Lets look at the predicted performance it will get on Star Citizen which is 70 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Forza Horizon 5 is predicted to perform on this hardware, which gets a reasonable 50 FPS.
One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at Dying Light 2 and predict it will deliver playable frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 93 FPS, Medium: 73 FPS, High: 49 FPS and Ultra: 35 FPS. We then checked the performance on Star Citizen to predict if that will run well. It is predicted to be reasonable with a 53 FPS at Ultra 1440p. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward, this is one of the better graphics cards for gaming at this screen resolution. We will see 1440p Ultra and High settings across almost all current games.How many years will the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward in your PC?
No graphics card upgrade required for 2 to 3 years of meeting top end game system requirements Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward?
A good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 1070 Gainward would be the RX 6000 Series Radeon RX 6600 XT 12GB
which meets 991 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 27% better performance.