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Gaming Performance Comparison

Recommended System Requirements
Game GeForce GTX 960 Ti 4GB Radeon HD 7950 3-way Crossfire
Red Dead Redemption 2 34% 10%
Halo: Reach 58% 71%
Cyberpunk 2077 84% 24%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 34% 10%
Doom Eternal 15% 23%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 84% 24%
Warcraft 3: Reforged 95% 97%
Grand Theft Auto VI 104% 37%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 84% 24%
Dragon Ball Z Kakarot 18% 45%

In terms of overall gaming performance, the graphical capabilities of the AMD Radeon HD 7950 3-way Crossfire are significantly better than the Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 Ti 4GB.

The GTX 960 Ti has a 250 MHz higher core clock speed than the HD 7950, but the HD 7950 has 240 more Texture Mapping Units than the GTX 960 Ti. As a result, the HD 7950 exhibits a 168 GTexel/s better Texture Fill Rate than the GTX 960 Ti. This still holds weight but shader performance is generally more relevant, particularly since both of these GPUs support at least DirectX 10.

The GTX 960 Ti has a 250 MHz higher core clock speed than the HD 7950, but the HD 7950 has 32 more Render Output Units than the GTX 960 Ti. As a result, the HD 7950 exhibits a 9.6 GPixel/s better Pixel Fill Rate than the GTX 960 Ti. However, both GPUs support DirectX 9 or above, and pixeling performance is only really relevant when comparing older cards.

The GTX 960 Ti was released over three years more recently than the HD 7950, and so the GTX 960 Ti is likely to have far better driver support, meaning it will be much more optimized and ultimately superior to the HD 7950 when running the latest games.

Both GPUs exhibit very powerful performance, so it probably isn't worth upgrading from one to the other, as both are capable of running even the most demanding games at the highest settings.

The HD 7950 has 5120 MB more video memory than the GTX 960 Ti, so is likely to be much better at displaying game textures at higher resolutions. This is supported by the fact that the HD 7950 also has superior memory performance overall.

The HD 7950 has 495.6 GB/sec greater memory bandwidth than the GTX 960 Ti, which means that the memory performance of the HD 7950 is massively better than the GTX 960 Ti.

The GeForce GTX 960 Ti 4GB has 1536 Shader Processing Units and the Radeon HD 7950 3-way Crossfire has 5376. However, the actual shader performance of the GTX 960 Ti is 1809 and the actual shader performance of the HD 7950 is 3656. The HD 7950 having 1847 better shader performance and an altogether better performance when taking into account other relevant data means that the HD 7950 delivers a massively smoother and more efficient experience when processing graphical data than the GTX 960 Ti.

The GeForce GTX 960 Ti 4GB requires 140 Watts to run and the Radeon HD 7950 3-way Crossfire requires 540 Watts. We would recommend a PSU with at least 450 Watts for the GTX 960 Ti. The HD 7950 requires 400 Watts more than the GTX 960 Ti to run. The difference is significant enough that the HD 7950 may have an adverse affect on your yearly electricity bills in comparison to the GTX 960 Ti.

Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GPU Architecture

Core Speed1050 MHzvs800 MHz
Boost Clock1178 MHzvs-
ArchitectureMaxwell GM204-200-KDGCN 1.0 Tahiti PRO (x3)
OC Potential Fair vs Fair
Driver Support - vs Good
Release Date31 Oct 2015vs01 Jan 2012
GPU LinkGD LinkGD Link
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Resolution Performance

1366x768 - green tick vs green tick -
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1920x1080
8.9
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10
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GPU Memory

Memory4096 MBvs9216 MB
Memory Speed1753 MHzvs1250 MHz
Memory Bus256 Bitvs1152 Bit
Memory TypeGDDR5vsGDDR5
Memory Bandwidth224.4GB/secvs720GB/sec
L2 Cache 0 KB vs green tick 2304 KB
Delta Color Compression no vs no
Memory Performance 0% green tick vs green tick 0%
Comparison

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units1536vs5376
Actual Shader Performance87%vs100%
Technology28nmvs28nm
Texture Mapping Units96vs336
Texture Rate100.8 GTexel/svs268.8 GTexel/s
Render Output Units64vs96
Pixel Rate67.2 GPixel/svs76.8 GPixel/s
Comparison

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH)4096x2160vs4096x2160
VGA Connections0vs0
DVI Connections2vs3
HDMI Connections1vs3
DisplayPort Connections0vs-
Comparison

GPU Power Requirements

Max Power140 Wattsvs540 Watts
Recommended PSU450 Watts & 33 Amps-

GPU Features

DirectX12vs12.0
Shader Model5.0vs5.0
Open GL4.5vs4.4
Open CL-vs-
Notebook GPUnono
SLI/Crossfireyesvsno
Dedicatedyesvsyes
Comparison

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended ProcessorIntel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHzvsIntel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz
Recommended RAM8 GBvs8 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution1920x1080vs1920x1080

Gaming Performance Value

Performance Value

GPU Mini Review

Mini ReviewOverview
GeForce GTX 960 Ti 4GB is an upcoming high-end Graphics Card based on the first revision of the Maxwell architecture.

Architecture
The first variant of the Maxwell Architecture succeeds the Kepler Architecture. Despite being also manufactured with a 28nm technology, it has an extremely large L2 Cache which allows NVIDIA to produce Graphics Cards with relatively small memory data transfer rates, without causing too much impact on the overall performance. Furthermore, the Shaders have been redesigned and are both more powerful and energy efficient.

GPU
It equips a GPU codenamed GM204-200-KD which has 12 SM activated and thus offers 1536 Shader Processing Units, 96 TMUs and 64 ROPs. The central unit runs at ????MHz and goes up to ????MHz, in Turbo Mode.

Memory
The GPU accesses a 4GB frame buffer of fast GDDR5, through a 256-bit memory interface. The size of the frame buffer is adequate. The Memory Clock Operates at 1753MHz.

Features
DirectX 12.0 Support (11.0 Hardware Default) and support for SLI, GameStream, G-SYNC, GPU Boost 2.0, GeForce Experience, PhysX and other technologies.

Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 140W, it requires at least a 450W PSU with one available 6-pin connector.

Performance
Coming Soon!

System Suggestions
We recommend a very strong processor (Intel Core i5 Quad Core/AMD FX Eight Core) and 8GB of RAM for a system with GeForce GTX 960 Ti 2GB.
Radeon HD 7950 3-way Crossfire is a solution of three Radeon HD 7950 put together using AMD'S Crossfire technology.
Check the page of Radeon HD 7950 to know more about its chip.
Crossfire relies a lot on proper driver support and may suffer from micro-stuttering in lower frame rates (below 30). Benchmarks indicate the performance is overall, is somewhat superior to a single Radeon HD 7990 performing by itself it might be worse (depending on whether or not the 3D game supports crossfire or in the graphics driver) than a single Radeon HD 7950. Expect this combination to draw up to 540 Watt though the average power consumption should be slightly lower.
Even the most demanding games will run at the highest settings.
Recommended CPU
Possible GPU Upgrades
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