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Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI

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How well can the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI run games
31 Oct 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

The GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 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 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI privilege. But if you can get this graphics solution, then its happy gaming. All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2019 popular games. This short GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 982 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

The 1080p FPS on Ultra for the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI shows us that FIFA 20 is getting a strong result of 206 FPS, and then we are seeing The Outer Worlds returning a good 74 FPS while another game on our list is the Microsoft Flight Simulator which is predicted to get 57 frames per second at Ultra 1080p.

As the PC gaming masses explore larger screen resolutions we decided to run some game checks at 1440p across a few popular games. We discovered the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI ran The Outer Worlds to a reasonable performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 149 FPS, Medium: 117 FPS, High: 79 FPS and Ultra: 56 FPS. Another game researched was Microsoft Flight Simulator with predictions of L: 115FPS, M: 90FPS, H: 61FPS, U: 43FPS. And then we checked graphics card performance on FIFA 20, which returned L: 353FPS, M: 294FPS, H: 216FPS, U: 157FPS at 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI we get the impression that it 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 GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI in your PC? This gpu has around 2+ years of running AAA recommended system requirements before any upgrades should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 20 Series GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 24% better and can run 997 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
104 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI was released on 19 Sep 2014

GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-200-A1 (x2) (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
104
Texture Rate
287 GTexel/s
ROPs
56 (x2)
Pixel Rate
155 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
3328
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
1800 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
460.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1228 MHz
Boost Clock
1380 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI Game Requirement Analysis

The SLI setup of GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition.


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GeForce GTX 970 Zotac AMP! Extreme Core 4GB Edition SLI vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 64% 36%
Death Stranding 61% 12%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 65% 36%
Cyberpunk 2077 61% 12%
Need For Speed Heat 64% 36%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 88% 12%
Planet Zoo 66% 31%
Diablo 4 56% 12%
Borderlands 3 59% 32%
FIFA 20 75% 66%
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