3DMark Fire Strike - 1080p
3DMark Fire Strike Extreme - 1440p
3DMark Fire Strike Ultra - 4K
Heaven - 1080p
Heaven - 1440p
Heaven - 4K
Kicking things off with 3DMark Fire Strike at 1080p, the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Core Edition puts out a good effort, with it being just barely behind the overclocked GTX 980 from MSI. At 1440p on the Fire Strike Extreme benchmark, the ZOTAC card is again not that far behind the reference GTX 980 and overclocked GTX 980 from MSI.
Pushing things up to 4K with the Fire Strike Ultra benchmark, the ZOTAC card positions itself identically once again - just behind the reference GTX 980 and overclocked GTX 980 from MSI. Heaven is a harsh benchmark, with it something we keep all of the details cranked up on at all resolutions tested. Starting at 1920x1080, the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Core Edition finds itself capable of 86FPS, just behind the 88FPS of the reference GTX 980 from NVIDIA.
At 1440p, the ZOTAC card manages 51FPS, which is 5FPS (or 10%) slower than the reference GTX 980 from NVIDIA. At 4K, things are the same, with 21FPS average, compared to the reference GTX 980 with 24FPS, and the overclocked GTX 980 from MSI with 24FPS, too.
PRICING: You can find the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Core Edition for sale below. The prices listed are valid at the time of writing, but can change at any time. Click the link below to see real-time pricing for the best deal:
United States: The ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Core Edition retails for $478.98 at Amazon.
Australia: Find other tech and computer products like this over at PLE Computer's website.
- Page 1 [Introduction, Quick Specs and Availability & Price]
- Page 2 [Packaging]
- Page 3 [Detailed Look]
- Page 4 [Card Specifications & Cooling Setup]
- Page 5 [Testing Method & Test System Configuration]
- Page 6 [Benchmarks - Synthetic (3DMark and Heaven)]
- Page 7 [Game Benchmarks (1080p)]
- Page 8 [Game Benchmarks (1440p)]
- Page 9 [Game Benchmarks (4K)]
- Page 10 [Performance Summary]
- Page 11 [Overclocking]
- Page 12 [Power Consumption, Sound Testing & Software]
- Page 13 [What's Hot, What's Not & Final Thoughts]
Recommended for You
- We at TweakTown openly invite the companies who provide us with review samples / who are mentioned or discussed to express their opinion of our content. If any company representative wishes to respond, we will publish the response here.
Latest News Posts
- Halo 5, Forza Horizon 3 first games with Microsoft DRM
- How to get 1TB of lifetime cloud storage for only $39
- NASA finds strong evidence of water plumes on Europa
- Another stupid human crashes Google's self-driving party
- Xbox One S now gets free game of choice from Microsoft
- GA-EX58-UD3R Vt-d support
- Seagate IronWolf 10TB NAS HDD Review
- Fitbit Charge 2 Fitness Band Review
- Samsung 850 EVO 4TB SATA III SSD Review
- Mirror's Edge Catalyst Graphics Performance Tweak Guide
- Antec and Razer team up to co-brand a new Mini-ITX gaming chassis
- Samsung Electronics accelerates the NVMe era for consumers with its highest performing 960 PRO and EVO Solid State Drives
- Lighting is in the Aer: NZXT launches Aer RGB, premium LED PWM fans
- Syber Gaming delivers VR and 4K-ready 'C Series' small form factor gaming PC
- HyperX Gears of War gaming headset shipping now