Gigabyte GeForce GTX 970 Gaming Graphics Card

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 970 Gaming Graphics Card

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 970 Gaming Graphics Card

B&H # GIGVN970G1 MFR # GV-N970G1 GAMING-4GD
Discontinued

Product Highlights

  • 1178 MHz Clock - Boostable to 1329 MHz
  • 1664 CUDA Cores
  • 4GB of GDDR5 vRAM
  • NVIDIA Maxwell Architecture
  • Supports up to 4K Resolution
  • Supports 4 Simultaneous 2K Displays
  • DVI-I, DVI-D, DisplayPort, HDMI Outputs
  • WINDFORCE 3X Cooler
  • PCI-E 3.0 x16 Interface
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Boasting 4GB of vRAM and an 1178 MHz base clock speed boostable up to 1329 MHz, Gigabyte's GeForce GTX 970 Gaming Graphics Card can output 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution video. With that resolution you can drive one 4K display or use NVIDIA's Surround and take advantage of multiple outputs for an immersive gaming experience. Using any of the three DisplayPort ports, HDMI, or DVI outputs, you can display your game on up to three 2K (2048 x 1080) displays at once. You can also output to one more 2K monitor for auxiliary tasks.

The GeForce GTX 970 Gaming graphics card has 4GB of GDDR5 vRAM coupled to 1664 CUDA GPU cores. The cores are arranged using NVIDIA's Maxwell architecture for efficient operation. Graphics intensive programs can utilize the Maxwell architecture's parallel configuration of the CUDA cores to speed up render times and other tasks that benefit from parallel processing.

This card features Gigabyte's WINDFORCE 3X cooling system. The cooling system uses three large fans with swept blades to whisk away hot air and lower the GPU's internal temperature. Included with this card is Gigabyte's OC GURU II software for updating graphics drivers and controlling the card's internal parameters like GPU clock, vRAM clock, and fan speed.

NVIDIA Gaming Performance Technology
  • Dynamic Super Resolution: Renders games at a higher resolution than your monitor and scales them down to the native resolution of your display for better detail rendering.
  • Multi-Frame Anti-Aliasing (MFAA): Delivers a performance boost while maintaining smooth, high-quality edges by alternating sample calculations across each frame and each pixel.
  • Adaptive Vertical Sync: Controls vertical sync based on your current frame rates for a smoother gaming experience.
NVIDIA GPU Boost 2.0
Maximizes clock speeds based on workload. Also allows control over temperature, fan speed, extra over-voltage headroom, and optimizations for water-cooling solutions.
NVIDIA Surround
With a single card you can expand your PC games across three displays in stereoscopic 3D for an "inside the game" experience. Add in a fourth accessory display to get access to your email, web, and other applications.
SLI Ready
NVIDIA SLI technology implements AFR (Alternate Frame Rendering) this uses multiple graphics cards to split the computing load. This improves scaling for anti-aliasing, as well as frame rates.
NVIDIA CUDA Technology
Take advantage of the GPU's processor cores to accelerate demanding tasks such as video transcoding, physics simulation, and ray tracing. Utilizing GPU processors for these tasks results in performance improvements over traditional CPUs. The GTX 970 supports DirectX 12, OpenCL, and OpenGL 4.4 allowing compatible software to benefit from GPU acceleration, taking much of the processing workload off of the CPU
UPC: 818313022059
In the Box
Gigabyte GeForce GTX 970 Gaming Graphics Card
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
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    GPU GeForce GTX 970
    CUDA Cores 1664
    Bus Type PCI Express 3.0 x16
    Memory 4 GB GDDR5
    Memory Bit Width 256-bit
    Clock Speed 1178 MHz
    1329 MHz with boost
    Maximum Number of Displays 4
    Memory Speed 1752 MHz
    7010 MHz effective at QDR (quad data rate)
    DVI Output 1 x Dual-link DVI-I
    1 x Dual-link DVI-D
    HDMI Output 1 x HDMI
    DisplayPort 3 x DisplayPort
    Maximum Resolution Digital 4096 x 2160
    Maximum Resolution Analog 2048 x 1536
    HDCP Support Yes
    Power Requirement 550 W
    Power Input 1 x 6-pin PCI power input
    1 x 8-pin PCI power input
    RAMDAC 400
    DirectX Version Support 12
    OpenGL Version Support 4.4
    System Requirements Computer: Intel Core series or higher processor or compatible system
    Expansion Slot: PCI Express series motherboard w/ one dual-width x16 graphics slot
    Monitor: VGA Support minimum 800 x 600 resolution
    Operating System: Windows Vista, 7, 8
    Optical Drive: Double speed or higher
    Dimensions Height: 5.1" / 129 mm
    Length: 12.3' / 312 mm
    Width: 1.7"/ 43 mm
    Form Factor Dual Slot
    Weight Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 3.05 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.0 x 9.4 x 3.6"

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