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Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition graphics card as a serious price to performance entry point. This card will meet and play most demanding AAA games and do so with good graphics setting as standard, and confidently pushing past the recommended game system requirements needed to run today’s games. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

How well will the GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition run 2019 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 772 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

A GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition card at 1080p is seeing a playable frame rate when running Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order on Ultra - 35 FPS. Lets look at the performance its getting on Borderlands 3 which is 50 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Red Dead Redemption 2 performs on this hardware, which gets a reasonable 50 FPS.

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 980 Point of View 4GB Edition ran Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order to a playable performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 69 FPS, Medium: 55 FPS, High: 37 FPS and Ultra: 26 FPS. Another game tested was Borderlands 3, L: 100FPS, M: 79FPS, H: 53FPS, U: 38FPS. And then we checked graphics card performance on Red Dead Redemption 2, which returned L: 100FPS, M: 79FPS, H: 53FPS, U: 38FPS at 1440p. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition, this is certainly a viable option for these higher gaming resolutions. Remember that if you suffer some 1440p FPS drops the you can usually tweak modern game graphics settings until you get a near High graphics setting experience with this Graphics card.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition 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 980 Point of View 4GB Edition? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 28% better and can run 901 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB which meets 962 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 35% better performance.
FPS System Benchmark
69 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition is released on 19 Sep 2014

GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM204-400-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
156 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
78 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
2048
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)
5120x3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1753 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1127 MHz
Boost Clock
1216 MHz
Power
Max Power
165 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
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 980 Point of View 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's High-End GeForce GTX 980 4GB, created by Point of View.


Overclock: Central Unit
None.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
Point of View Dual Fan Cooling Solution.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate no Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 980 4GB.


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GeForce GTX 980 Point of View 4GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 46% 4%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 82% 31%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 48% 4%
Halo: Reach 87% 70%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 41% 31%
Cyberpunk 2077 41% 31%
Borderlands 3 38% 1%
FIFA 20 63% 49%
Death Stranding 41% 31%
Need For Speed Heat 46% 4%
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