GeForce_GTX_550_Ti_WindForce_Edition
Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

This GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 490% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 895 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 341% better and can meet 684 of their recommended requirements.
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The GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition is released on 01 Sep 2011

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Architecture
Fermi GF116-400-A1
Process
40nm
TMUs
32
Texture Rate
31 GTexel/s
ROPs
24
Pixel Rate
23 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
192
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
1024 MB
Memory Speed
1025 MHz
Memory Bus
192 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
98.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
384KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
1
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
970 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
400 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1600 x 900
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GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition is a special edition of the upper-middle-class GeForce GTX 550 Ti. See the standard edition's page for more information.
The new features include an increase in the clock from 900MHz to 970MHz and a new cooling system.
Benchmarks indicate a 4.5% performance boost when compared to the reference card..
Some modern demanding games will run at the highest settings using a 1080p resolution but the largest part will have to be played with a 720p resolution to be played optimally.
This Graphics Card needs to be paired with a decent Quad Core CPU.


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GeForce GTX 550 Ti WindForce Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Borderlands 3 189% 373%
FIFA 20 74% 139%
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How will this card on SLI handle new games??

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similar to a gtx 560 ti/ gtx 570

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???

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Why did this cards rating drop to 7. This is a beast!

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I know it's not fair, but this is an old gpu and can't compete with the new ones anymore!

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almost two years since I heave this baby and has never let me down!

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My baby :)

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Totally :)

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would love her even more if she were more silent hehe

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actually she seems quite silent to me

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:O maybe mine has some issues :/
but well is not that big of a problem

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this thing is super quiet

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Yeah I just found out is my crappy PSU the one making all the noise

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My baby :)

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