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PNY unveils its GeForce GTX 970 and GTX 980


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Bordeaux - 22 September 2014 - PNY Technologies, a leading manufacturer and supplier of upgrade, graphics and storage solutions, announces the launch of its latest and most powerful graphics cards: the PNY GeForce GTX 970 and PNY GeForce GTX 980. Powered by NVIDIA® Maxwell architecture, the new cards are perfect for hardcore gamers, delivering 4K ultra-HD resolution, even on 1080p screens.

The PNY GeForce GTX 980 features the latest developments from NVIDIA®, taking high-performance consumer graphics to new levels, with excellent power-efficiency in its 2048 CUDA cores to satisfy the most demanding of gamers. Boasting 4GB of GDDR5 memory, 7000 MHZ memory speed, an 1126 MHz base clock and 1216 MHz boost clock, the GTX 980 is the fastest graphics card on the market. The GTX 980 is powered by dual 6-pin connectors, and equipped with a dual-link DVI-I output, an HDMI output and 3 DisplayPort outputs. 

The PNY GeForce GTX 970 offers 1664 CUDA cores, a cooling fan and dual 6-pin connectors. The core clock is maintained at 1051 MHz base and 1178 MHz boost. The GTX 970 features a 256-bit memory interface with 4GB of GDDR5 memory. Offering triple output support through a dual-link DVI-I output, a mini-HDMI output and 3 mini-DisplayPort outputs, the high-performance GTX 970 is ideal for gamers.


Product specifications

GeForce GTX 970

GeForce GTX 980

Power connector

Dual 6-pin connectors

Dual 6-pin connectors


Dual DVI, mini-HDMI, 3x mini-Display Port

Dual DVI, HDMI, 3x Display Port

CUDA Cores



Memory Capacity



Memory Interface



Base clock

1051 MHz

1126 MHz

Boost clock

1178 MHz

1216 MHz

Memory speed

7000 MHz

7000 MHz


Pricing and availability:

The GeForce GTX 970 and GeForce GTX 980 come with a three-year guarantee and are available now at Scan Computers at the following recommended retail prices: 

GeForce GTX 970: £259

GeForce GTX 980: £429

About PNY Technologies:

Established in 1985, PNY Technologies®, Inc. celebrates over 25 years of business excellence as a leading manufacturer and supplier of Flash memory cards, USB Flash drives, solid state drives, High Speed HDMI® cables, computer memory upgrade modules, NVIDIA® GeForce® consumer graphics cards and NVIDIA® Quadro® professional graphics cards. The company's Photography-Videography, Mobility, 3D Gaming-Visualisation and Business solutions are widely available from major retail, e-tail and wholesale outlets internationally. Headquartered in the USA, PNY maintains facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America.

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