ASUS GTX 980 Strix OC 4GB Review


[section_title title=”Test Setup”]

Test Setup & Methodology

Test Setup

CPU:Intel Core i7-4770K @4.5GHz

CPU Cooler: Corsair H80i

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z97 SOC-Force

RAM: TeamGroup Vulcan 2400MHz CL10 8GB (2x4GB)

PSU: BitFenix Fury 750w

OS: Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit



All benchmarks are done on a fresh install of Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit that is fully up-to-date with Windows Updates to ensure that the performance reflects a real-world scenario and not that of a tweaked benchmarking system. Every benchmark runs for a total of three times and then an average is taken of those results.

3D Benchmarks:

3DMark 11 – Performance and Extreme presets

3DMark Fire Strike – Normal and Extreme presets

Unigine Heaven 4.0 – Basic and Extreme presets

Unigine Valley – Extreme and Extreme (HD) presets


Gaming Benchmarks:

Battlefield 4

Bioshock Infinite

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor


Tomb Raider



Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.