EVGA GeForce GTX 970 FTW GAMING ACX 2.0

P/N: 04G-P4-2978-K5

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The new EVGA GeForce GTX 970 is powered by the next-generation NVIDIA Maxwell architecture, giving you incredible performance, unmatched power efficiency, and cutting-edge features.

Maxwell is the most advanced GPU architecture ever made, designed to be the engine of next-generation gaming. Inspired by light, it was designed to solve some of the most complex lighting and graphics challenges in visual computing. For the first time, gaming GPUs can dynamically render indirect light using the new VXGI (Voxel Global Illumination technology. Scenes are significantly more lifelike as light interacts more realistically in the game environment.

EVGA ACX 2.0
This card features EVGA ACX 2.0 cooling. With optimized Swept fan blades, double ball bearings and an extreme low power motor, EVGA ACX 2.0 delivers more air flow with less power, unlocking additional power for the GPU.

Dynamic Super Resolution Technology
Enable the detail of 4K monitors, on a 1080P display. DSR produces smoother images by rendering a game at a high resolution, then downscaling it to the native resolution of the display using advanced filtering.

Super-Smooth and Stutter-Free
GeForce GTX 970 cards support tear-free, super-fast NVIDIA G-Sync monitor display technology, including 4K. Together, these technologies provide the most immersive and competitive gaming experiences possible.

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Performance

NVIDIA GTX 970

1664 Pixel Pipelines

1216 MHz GPU

Memory

4096 MB, 256 bit GDDR5

7010 MHz (effective)

224.3 GB/s Memory Bandwidth

Interface

PCI-E 3.0 16x

DVI-I, DVI-D, HDMI, DisplayPort

Resolution & Refresh

240Hz Max Refresh Rate

Max Analog : 2048x1536

Max Digital : 4096x2160

Dimensions

  • Height: 4.376in - 111.15mm
  • Length: 9.5in - 241.3mm

Operating System Support

Requirements

Minimum of a 500 Watt power supply.

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  • This product comes with a 3 year warranty. Registration is recommended.
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    • arrowNVIDIA Dynamic Super Resolution Technology
    • This innovative feature can deliver 4K fidelity to 1080P displays for exceptional detail and image quality.
    • arrowNVIDIA SLI Ready
    • Industry leading NVIDIA SLI technology offers amazing performance scaling by implementing AFR (Alternate Frame Rendering) for the world's premier gaming solution with solid, state-of-the-art drivers.
    • arrowNVIDIA MFAA Technology
    • MFAA delivers a 30% performance boost while maintaining smooth, high-quality edges by alternativing sample calculations across each frame and each pixel.
    • arrowNVIDIA CUDA Technology with OpenCL support
    • Unlock the power of the GPU's processor cores to accelerate demanding tasks such as video transcoding, physics simulation, ray tracing, and more, delivering incredible performance improvements over traditional CPUs.
    • arrowNVIDIA GameWorks Technology
    • NVIDIA GameWorks pushes the limits fo gaming by providing a more interactive and cinematic game experience and thus enabling next gen gaming for current games.
    • arrowOpenGL 4.4 Support
    • Supporting the latest standards in the OpenGL API.
    • arrowNVIDIA GameStream Technology
    • Stream extreme GeForce GTX PC gaming experiences to portable device like NVIDIA SHIELD with super-smooth, low-latency performance.
    • arrowOpenCL Support
    • Supporting the latest standards in GPGPU computing.
    • arrowNVIDIA G-SYNC Ready
    • NVIDIA G-SYNC monitors feature revolutionary NVIDIA technology that eliminates screen tearing while also reducing input lag. The result is the smoothest, fastest, and most responsive gaming experience ever seen.
    • arrowHDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.2 and Dual-link DVI
    • Supporting up to four concurrent monitors.
    • arrowMicrosoft DirectX 12 (feature level 12_1)
    • Support for the latest Microsoft DirectX API to enable next-generation gaming.
    • arrowPCI Express 3.0 x16
    • This card is designed for the PCI Express 3.0 bus architecture, offering the highest data transfer speeds for the most bandwidth-hungry games and 3D applications. It also maintains backwards compatibility with existing PCI Express motherboards for the broadest support.
    • arrowNVIDIA GPU Boost 2.0
    • Dynamically maximizes clock speeds based on workload and allows enthusiast-class controls such as temperature target and fan controls, extra over-voltage headroom, and optimizations for water-cooling solutions. This allows gamers to push performance to new levels.
    • arrowEVGA ACX 2.0 Cooling
    • With optimized Swept fan blades, double ball bearings and an extreme low power motor, EVGA ACX 2.0 delivers more air flow with less power, unlocking additional power for the GPU.
    • arrowNVIDIA Adaptive Vertical Sync
    • Dynamically enable vertical sync based on your current frame rates for the smoothest gaming experience.
    • arrowQuick Switch Dual BIOS
    • Two seperate BIOS's that you can switch with the flick of a switch.
    • arrowNVIDIA Surround Technology
    • With a single card you can expand your PC games across three displays in full stereoscopic 3D for the ultimate "inside the game" experience. Add in a fourth accessory display to get access to your email, web, or other applications whle you game.
    • arrow1.215v+ Voltage Boost
    • Improved max voltage for the best overclocking support.

Awards of the EVGA GeForce GTX 970 FTW GAMING ACX 2.0 (04G-P4-2978-K5)

Hardware Canucks

2014/12/01

Hardware Canucks
From performance to acoustics the FTW delivered in a big way despite being one of the fastest sub-$400 cards currently available.... However, for its target market, the GTX 970 FTW is one of the best solutions currently available.
Overclockers.com

2014/11/01

Overclockers.com
The EVGA GTX 970 FTW proved to be a great performing card that has many features gaming enthusiasts look for. Low power consumption, excellent cooling from the ACX 2.0, a massive factory applied overclock, and performance that puts it ahead of the AMD R9 290X in most cases all add up to the GTX 970 FTW being a serious contender for your next graphics card purchase.
HEXUS

2014/09/01

HEXUS
Armed with a new ACX 2.0 cooler and clocked to go like the clappers, this is a fine example of how an affordable GTX 970 can be made as quick as a premium GTX 980.
Anandtech

2014/09/01

Anandtech
...at 1440p the GTX 970 averages just 1% faster than the R9 290X... They have undercut AMD with better hardware at a lower price, leaving AMD in a very tenuous position. AMD would have to cut R9 290X’s price by nearly $200 to be performance competitive, and even then they can’t come close to matching NVIDIA’s big edge in power consumption.

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