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Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI

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How well can the GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

The GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI will blast beyond the majority of games requirements at 1080p, so crank up your screen resolution to 1440p or 4K and let the beautiful AAA game visuals wash over you. This is how gaming is meant to be played but you are likely to have to pay top dollar for the GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI privilege. But if you can get this graphics solution, then its happy gaming. GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI 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 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI. 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 2019. In terms of performance against the most demanding games today this graphics card can play 986 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.

The GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI graphics card is predicted to return a good performance on Diablo 4 at 1080p of 60 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Cyberpunk 2077 which we predict will get good frame rates of 60 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order, which was getting 60 FPS under tests.

Increasing resolution to 1440p is something a number of PC gamers are doing today. We tested the GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI at 1440p and researched how Diablo 4 might perform on it leading us to predict a reasonable set of FPS results. These were, Low: 120 FPS, Medium: 94 FPS, High: 64 FPS and Ultra: 45 FPS. We then checked out Cyberpunk 2077 which we predict would have a set of graphics results as followed, L: 120FPS, M: 94FPS, H: 64FPS, U: 45FPS. And another popular game was Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order that returned L: 120FPS, M: 94FPS, H: 64FPS, U: 45FPS at 1440p. In summary we feel the GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI running at 1440p 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 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI? Are you looking to upgrade a GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI? Then we would suggest getting a 20 Series GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, as it can run 997 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 29% increased graphics performance.
FPS System Benchmark
109 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI is released on 19 Sep 2014

GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-400-A1 (x2) (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
344 GTexel/s
ROPs
64 (x2)
Pixel Rate
172 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
4096
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
448.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1241 MHz
Boost Clock
1342 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
12 GB
Best Resolution
5760 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI Game Requirement Analysis

The SLI setup of GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition.


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GeForce GTX 980 EVGA Superclocked 4GB Edition SLI vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
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RAM
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 89% 16%
Red Dead Redemption 2 65% 39%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 67% 39%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 62% 16%
Cyberpunk 2077 62% 16%
Halo: Reach 91% 81%
Borderlands 3 60% 35%
Death Stranding 62% 16%
Need For Speed Heat 66% 39%
FIFA 20 76% 67%
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