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What is Nvidia Geforce GTX 970 AMD equivalent GPU

Rivalry between AMD and Nvidia is one of the most popular thing you can found on internet. People suggest different GPUs from team red and team green and there are infinite amount of fanboys fights that will entertain you throughout selecting a GPU for your rig. Speaking honestly both Nvidia and AMD have their own exclusive features and both of them are equally awesome but none of them actually prioritizes one brand over other, you can get any GPU that fits your requirements and scale in your budget. GTX 970 is a high end GPU from Nvidia side which was introduced to gamers recently, it is an excellent piece of hardware and performs amazingly speedy in latest titles, today I’ll state Nvidia Geforce GTX 970 Amd Equivalent GPU down below. According to me AMD R9 290x is the best you can get, it is pretty much comparable to GTX 970 according to me.

Nvidia Geforce GTX 970 Amd Equivalent

Nvidia Geforce GTX 970 AMD equivalent:

 GTX 970                                    R9 290x

Memory Bandwidth:

320 GBP/S

Memory Bandwidth:

224.4 GBP/S

Floating Point Performance:

5632 GFLOPS

Floating Point Performance:

3494 GFLOPS

Texture Rate:

176 GTexel/S

Texture Rate:

109.2 GTexel/S

Number of shading units:

2,816

Total number of shading units:

1,664

Number of texture mapping units:

176

Number of texture mapping units:

104

Number of output render processors:

64

Number of output render processors:

56

Wider Memory Bus:

512 Bit

Wider Memory Bus:

256 Bit

Effective Memory clock speed:

7012 MHz

Effective Memory clock speed:

5000 MHz

PassMark score comparison:

8668

PassMark score comparison:

7149

Clock Speed:

1050 MHz

Clock Speed:

1000 MHz

Turbo Clock Speed:

1178 MHz

Turbo Clock Speed:

1000 MHz

Memory Clock speed:

1753 MHz

Memory Clock speed:

1250 MHz

Particle Simulation Score:

1016.2 mInteraction/S

Particle Simulation Score:

820.17 mInteraction/S

PassMark Direct Compute Score:

4294

PassMark Direct Compute Score:

3409

TDP:

148W

TDP:

300W

VRAM:

4GB

VRAM:

3.5 + 0.5 GB

 

This comparison table was drawn with the help of GpuBoss.com

Both graphic cards are way too different in raw power but practically both are on almost same level, in many games Nvidia outperforms AMD and in some games AMD leads in FPS so the performance is quite comparable for both of GPUs. I know many of users will disagree me, it is totally fine to comment down what you think below in the comment section.

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Hamza Hussain

Hamza Hussain better said to be Psychopathic engineer,gamer and a man of passion. He loves to play with Gadgets and love’s to do crazy experiments.

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