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

ASUS GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Turbo Edition



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Pangoly Score - 97
Brand Asus MSI
Model TURBO-GTX1070-8G GTX 970 GAMING 4G
Release Date September 2018 September 2014
Effective Value
TDP 150 Watts 148 Watts
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Pros -
  • Excellent cooling system
  • Very quiet
  • Great overclock potential
  • Low power consumption
  • Competitive pricing
Cons -
  • None
Series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10 Series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 900 Series
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 Memory Interface 256-Bit 256-Bit
GPU Clock Rate 1510MHz 1140MHz
GPU Boost Clock Rate 1680MHz 1320MHz
DirectX - DirectX 12
OpenGL OpenGL 4.5 OpenGL 4.4
Max Resolution 7680 x 4320 4096 x 2160
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
G-SYNC Support
FreeSync Support
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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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.

Comparison summary

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

  • Around 36% better average performance.
  • Better Effective Value.
  • Newer Product, it was realeased around 4 years later.
  • 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:

  • 16% cheaper, you can save $68.70.
  • Around 1% lower TDP.
  • +1 Ports DVI-I Dual-Link.
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