Compare Graphic Cards: ASUS GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Turbo Edition vs MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 OC

Compare Graphic Cards: ASUS GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Turbo Edition vs MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 OC. Analyze head-to-head all specifications and features to find out the better Video Card.

ASUS GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Turbo Edition

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MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 OC

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Price
$479.99
$349.99
Prime Eligible Item
Pangoly Score - 97
Brand Asus MSI
Model TURBO-GTX1070-8G GTX 970 GAMING 4G
Release Date - September 2014
Performance
TDP 150 Watts 148 Watts
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Availability
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Pros -
  • Excellent cooling system
  • Very quiet
  • Great overclock potential
  • Low power consumption
  • Competitive pricing
Cons -
  • None
GPU Interface PCI-Express x16 PCI-Express x16
GPU Chipset GeForce GTX 1070 GeForce GTX 970
GPU Memory Size 8GB 4GB
GPU Memory Type GDDR5 GDDR5
GPU Clock Rate 1510MHz 1140MHz
GPU Boost Clock Rate 1680MHz 1320MHz
Fan
Length 10.51" (267mm) 10.51" (267mm)
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
DVI-D (Dual Link) 1 1
DVI-I (Dual Link) 0 1
DisplayPort 2 1
HDMI 2 1
Critic Reviews -

"The MSI GTX970 Gaming 4G is a looker. They say beauty is only skin deep, but this overclocked GTX970 has bags of performance and massive potential for overclocking well past the ‘out of box speeds’."

by KitGuru
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Comparison summary

Reasons to pick the ASUS GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Turbo Edition:

  • around 36% better average performance.
  • More memory available (+4GB)
  • Higher core clock speed (+370MHz)
  • Higher boost clock speed (+360MHz)
  • +1 Display Ports.
  • +1 ports HDMI.

Reasons to pick the MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 OC:

  • 27% cheaper, you can save $130.00.
  • around 1% lower TDP.
  • +1 ports DVI-I Dual-Link.
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