The Best Graphics Card of 2017
Picking out the best graphics card for your PC is one of the hardest decisions for a gamer. Finding the best graphics card at the right budget can take hours and hours of research and can be a daunting task even for those well versed in technology. To make things easy, we’ve researched and compiled a list of the best gaming graphics cards whether you’re planning on doing casual gaming, competitive eSports, 4K gaming, VR gaming, or anything in-between.
Best 4K & VR Graphics Card
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti
Best 1440P & 1600P Graphics Card
Nvidia GTX 1070
|With the lack of a competing card from AMD, the Nvidia GTX 1070 completely dominates the high-performance scene. It delivers excellent performance at 1440p and can comfortably handle most VR titles.|
As the (slightly) smaller cousin to the GTX 1080, the GTX 1070 comes with 1,920 SMPs clocked at 1,506MHz (1,683MHz boost), 8GB of GDDR5 memory running on a 256-bit memory bus. Its 150W TDP requires only one 8-pin power connector to drive.
Currently, the GTX 1070 can be found for around $420. It’s $100 cheaper than the GTX 1080 and delivers about 80 to 90% of the performance depending on the title.
Best 1080P Graphics Card
AMD Radeon RX 580
Good 1080P Graphics Card
AMD Radeon RX 570
Best 720P & eSports Graphics Card
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050
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