Palit introduces the new Maxwell graphics card: GTX 970 JetStream

Published: Sep 19th 2014, 08:10 GMT


Palit Microsystems Ltd, the leading graphics card manufacturer, releases the latest GTX 900 series in Palit GeForce product line-up, GeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 970 JetStream and GeForce GTX 970. The revolutionary Palit JetStream風 series of graphics cards features advanced innovative cooling and an optimized product design to deliver gamers the ultimate gaming experience. As the latest and the next generation NVIDIA Maxwell architecture, the Palit GeForce GTX 970 JetStream guarantees gamers cutting-edge performance and a explosive new gaming experience.

Palit GeForce GTX 970 JetStream has 1664 cores and clocked at 1152MHz, making it much faster than the stock1050MHz of NVIDIA’s reference design. Equipped with the JetStream cooler and optimized product design, Palit GeForce GTX970 JetStream provides gaming benchmark up to 9% compared with GTX 970 reference board. With new JetStream thermal design features, the temperature is 9℃ cooler and the noise level is 9dB quieter under the hard game loading. With the new 0-dB Tech features, there is zero noise while you are at general workload, such as internet or multi-media application. Stay Quiet, Stay Cool and Enjoy the High gaming performance with Palit JetStream.

 Palit GeForce GTX 970 JetStream Series Features    

  • 0-dB Tech     
    Keep Silent while you are experiencing the multimedia application and general workload. The operating fans only occurs while working on heavier loading such as gaming that the GPU temperature surpasses 60℃
  • 4K³
    With its three DisplayPort ports, the Palit JetStream provides a flawless, jaw dropping experience at 4K monitors surround.
  • 5 display connectors in a row
    Provide flexibility of Display combination and get extra 40% space on the top for the hot air to flow out.
  • Dual Fan
    A Dual Fan design offers double the cooling performance, and combined with the 9CM-9CM Smart Fans, heat is effectively drawn away from hot spots.
  • LED Lighting
    Fancy LED lighting on the Palit JetStream’s thermal solution provides ambient lighting to further immerse gamers into the gaming world.
  • TurboFan Blade
    Inspired by the power of jet engines, the TurboFan Blade is designed to improve cooling performance by generating a powerful air stream and air pressure.
  • DrMOS
    DrMOS, originally only available for high-end server CPUs, is now available in all its glory in the next generation of Palit graphics cards. DrMOS offers high current circuits, low noise operation, and effective reduction of heat generation.
  • Optimized Air Flow
    The 9CM-9CM Smart Fan system consists of three fans with alternating blade rotations. Each adjacent fan rotates in a different direction to reduce airflow conflicts and effectively improve overall cooling performance.

The Palit GeForce GTX 900 series is a high-performance graphics card designed for serious gaming. Powered by new NVIDIA Maxwell architecture, it features advanced technologies and class-leading graphics for incredible gaming experiences.

This innovative GPU doubles the performance of previous-generation GTX600 cards and provides realistic lighting and support for smooth, tear-free NVIDIA G-SYNC™ technology. Plus, it offers Super Resolution technology for 4K-quality gaming—even on 1080p displays.


  • NVIDIA Maxwell
    This is NVIDIA’s most advanced architecture ever, delivering incredible performance and unmatched power efficiency. Plus, it offers cutting-edge features like advanced sampling and Dynamic Super Resolution technology that delivers 4K fidelity-even on 1080p display..
  • GeForce Experience
    Ensures the best gaming experience, the day a game releases but automatically updating your game-ready drivers. GeForce Experience also allows users to optimize the game settings to their PC with a single click. Now, GeForce Experience also includes ShadowPlay™ to allow you to capture and share all of your favorite gaming moments.
  • Multi-Frame sampled Anti-Aliasing(MFAA)
    MFAA delivers a 30% performance boost while maintaining smooth, high-quality edges by alternating sample calculations across each frame and each pixel.
  • Dynamic Super Resolution (DSR)
    This innovative feature can delivers 4K fidelity to 1080p displays for exceptional detail and image quality.
  • Voxel Global Illumination (VXGI)
    Part of the NVIDIA GameWork library for developers, VXGI accelerates dynamic lighting effects for a truly immersive, cinematic experience.
  • NVIDIA GameStream™ Technology
    Industry leading NVIDIA SLI technology offers amazing performance scaling in games across up to three GPUs. NVIDIA GameStream™ technology that lets you stream extreme GeForce® GTX™ PC gaming experiences to portable devices like NVIDIA SHIELD™ with super-smooth, low-latency performance.
    NVIDIA G-SYNC monitors features revolutionary NVIDIA technology that eliminates screen tearing while also reducing input lag. The result is a smoothest, fastest, and most responsive gaming monitor experience ever seen.
  • NVIDIA GPU Boost 2.0 Technology
    Dynamically maximizes clock speeds based on workload and allows enthusiast class controls such as temperature target and fan.controls, extra over-voltage headroom and optimizations for water-cooling solutions. This allows greater customization and overclocking options and enables gamers to push performance to new levels.
  • Microsoft® DirectX® 12 Support
    Support for the latest Microsoft DirectX API to enable next-generation gaming.
  • NVIDIA Adaptive Vertical Sync
    Dynamically enables vertical sync based on your current frame rates for the smoothest gaming experience.
    Designed for the new PCI Express 3.0 bus architecture offering the highest data transfer speeds for the most bandwidth-hungry games and 3D applications, while maintaining backwards compatibility with existing PCI Express motherboards for the broadest support.
GeForce GTX 980GeForce GTX 970 JetStreamGTX 970
core nameGM204GM204GM204
asic process28 nm28 nm28 nm
PCI Express333
core speed (base/boost)1127/1216 Mhz1152/1304 Mhz1051/1178 Mhz
memory4096MB, 256bit, 7Ghz4096MB, 256bit, 7Ghz4096MB, 256bit, 7Ghz
memory speed3500 Mhz3500 Mhz3500 Mhz
memory bandwidth224 GB/s224 GB/s224 GB/s
GPU Boost2.02.02.0
Power conn6-pin *26-pin *26-pin *2
Total Power180W150W150W


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