MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 OC Review & Specifications

MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 OC 4GB GDDR5 GTX 970 GAMING 4G

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 GPU
4GB 256-bit GDDR5 VRAM
DL-DVI-D, DL-DVI-I, HDMI and DisplayPort
PCI Express 3.0
3-way SLI ready
Gaming App
Military Class 4 Components
Twin Frozr V Thermal Design

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Specs Overview

Model GTX 970 GAMING 4G
GPU Interface PCI-Express x16
GPU Chipset GeForce GTX 970
GPU Memory Size 4GB
GPU Memory Type GDDR5
GPU Clock Rate 1140MHz
GPU Boost Clock Rate 1320MHz
TDP 145W
Fan
Length 10.51" (267mm)
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
DVI-D (Dual Link) 1
DVI-I (Dual Link) 1
DisplayPort 1
HDMI 1

Pros

  • Excellent cooling system
  • Very quiet
  • Great overclock potential
  • Low power consumption
  • Competitive pricing

Cons

  • None

Score Pangoly

97

Critic Reviews

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MSI should also be given credit for equipping this graphics card with high-quality components and the advanced Twin Frozr V cooler which is very efficient and has an extremely low level of noise. We could never achieve such overclocking results with ...

94

MSI's GeForce GTX 970 4GB Twin Frozr V Gaming OC offers some truly amazing performance and features at a price point that is just much lower than expected. Both NVIDIA and MSI deserve a huge pat on the back as this thing is just a beast. Just awesome ...

95

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’.

  • Graphics Processing Unit

    NVIDIA Geforce GTX 970

  • Interface

    PCI Express x16 3.0

  • Core Clock Speed (MHz)

    1140MHz Core (Boost Clock:1279MHz) (OC Mode)
    1114MHz Core (Boost Clock:1253MHz) (Gaming Mode)
    1051MHz Core (Boost Clock:1178MHz) (Silent Mode)

  • Memory Size (MB)

    4096

  • Memory Type

    GDDR5

  • Memory Interface

    256 bits

  • Memory Clock Speed (MHz)

    7010

  • DVI Connectors

    2 (Dual-link DVI-I, Dual-link DVI-D)
    Max Resolution: 2048x1536 @60 Hz.

  • HDMI Connectors

    1 (version 1.4a/2.0)
    Max Resolution: 4096x2160 @24 Hz (1.4a), 3840x2160 @60 Hz (2.0)

  • DisplayPort

    1 (version 1.2)
    Max Resolution: 4096x2160 @60 Hz

  • Maximum Displays

    4

  • HDCP Support

    Y

  • RAMDAC speed (MHz)

    400

  • DirectX Version Support

    12

  • OpenGL Version Support

    4.4

  • Multi-GPU Technology

    SLI, 3-way

  • Card Dimension(mm)

    269 x 141 x 35

  • Card Weight (g)

    814

  • Power consumption (W)

    148

  • Recommended PSU (W)

    500

  • Power Connectors

    1x 8-pin, 1x 6-pin

  • Accessories

    1x 8-pin Power Cable, 1x DVI to VGA Dongle

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