Best Graphic Cards for 4K Gaming

Updated September 2019
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With so many people taking their gaming seriously these days, they want the best resolution technology can give. This requires a graphics card that can handle a 4K resolution (3840x2160 pixels). Graphics cards for 4K gaming come with fans to ensure they don’t overheat when the action gets intense. Some cards can support 60 fps while others can only connect devices that produce 30 fps, which could affect the smoothness of some games. At present, the optimum frame rate for 4K visuals is 60 fps. In order to support that frame rate, the graphic card needs to have a DisplayPort connector or HDMI 2.0 port. To keep 4K games running smoothly, experts recommend at least 4 GB of video memory on the card.

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