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Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB

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How well can the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

How well will the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB run 2020 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. The GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 998 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

With 1080p being the most common gaming resolution at the moment we explored how well the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB can run Phasmophobia at 1080p and saw it return strong frame rates at the following graphics settings - Low: 304 FPS, Medium: 239 FPS, High: 161 FPS and Ultra: 115 FPS. For performance contrast we can see that Cyberpunk 2077 is predicted to return a strong 102 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB by playing Phasmophobia which yielded a strong performance. Its FPS results for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 232FPS, M: 182FPS, H: 123FPS, U: 88FPS. Another popular game we researched with this card was Cyberpunk 2077 and that was good. This graphics card is predicted to deliver 77 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Baldurs Gate 3 which gets good results with a 77FPS on Ultra 1440p. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB, this is more than capable at running this screen resolution. 1440p Ultra across almost all modern games is going to be fairly standard with this GPU. We would consider moving this hardware up to 4K screen resolutions for PC gaming today.

How many years will the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB 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 RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB.
FPS System Benchmark
142 FPS
High
The GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB was released on 30 Oct 2020

GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB
GPU
Architecture
Ampere GA104
Process
7nm
TMUs
212
Texture Rate
366 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
110 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
5888
Ray Tracing Cores
1
Tensor Cores
544
Driver Support
-
Release Price
$499.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
6.1
Open GL
4.6
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8191 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
Memory Bandwidth
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1500 MHz
Boost Clock
1725 MHz
Power
Max Power
220 Watts
PSU
650 Watt
Power Connector
2x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
3840 x 2160
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
10
10
8.5
GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB is a High-End Graphics Card based on the Ampere Architecture. This card has also been rumoured to be called the GeForce GTX 2170.


Architecture
It equips an Ampere GPU Codenamed GA104 which is a First Gen Ampere GPU and has 20 SM activated, offering 2944 Shader Processing Units, 212 TMUs and 64 ROPs. The Ampere architecture provides the world's best consumer support for real-time ray-tracing technology, or RTX. It also has 544 Tensor Cores for AI purposes.


GPU Name: GA102


GPU
The central unit runs at 1500MHz and goes up to 1725MHz in Turbo Mode.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 8GB frame buffer of Third Gen GDDR6 through a 320-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz, or 14GHz effective. Total memory bandwidth is 448 Gb/s.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 220W, it requires at least a 650W PSU with available 8-pin + 6-pin power connector.


Performance


Predicted performance of the GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB suggests it will be faster than the Geforce RTX 2070 Super, making it a suitable graphics card for 4K gaming.


System Suggestions
The GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 3840x2160. We recommend a High-End Processor and 16GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


Source [D3ATHKeeper]
GeForce RTX 3070 PNY XLR8 Gaming Epic-X RGB Triple Fan 8GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
47%
RAM
12GB
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