GeForce GTX 970
FOLDING@HOME PPD PERFORMANCE

GPU FOLDING OVERVIEW

Folding@Home PPD for the GeForce GTX 970 represents the averages of folding work unit samples collected from a wide variety of users different computer hardware configurations.

Average values are used to best represent folding PPD performance of a GeForce GTX 970 across different F@H projects and user variables such as power settings, overclocks, operating system and specific work units which can yield wildly different highs and lows for PPD scores on the same GPU platform.

GPU PPD AVERAGE: ALL OS

477,124

Average of 500 most recent PPD samples

Data Samples: ALL OS

49,318

All Time

Stats as of Saturday, 28 January 2023 06:04:28

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DATA SAMPLES INFO
Filter applied, PPD samples all time
RECENT AVERAGE FOLDING PERFORMANCE
Based on the 500 most recent, available PPD samples by filter
WORK UNIT PPD RECORDS
All Time
OS FILTER SAMPLES PPD
WU Per 24hrs
Time Per WU
Points Per WU
BEST PPD
WORST PPD
All OS AVG 49318 477,124 2.24 11 hrs 42 mins 212,806 8,238,337 22,638
Linux 4064 528,824 2.32 10 hrs 22 mins 228,246 1,008,692 162,560
Windows 45108 477,124 2.24 11 hrs 42 mins 212,806 8,238,337 22,638

12 WEEK AVG PPD CHANGE VS. WORK UNITS AVAILABLE - GeForce GTX 970

GPU PPD average changes week to week for a number of reasons such as credit for type of projects/causes available, varience in work unit difficulty, OS/GPU drivers, folding cores, GPU models, clocks, power targets etc.

The chart below serves as a way to see historical week to week performance change as PPD for a GPU is never a constant, as the work units processed are always changing.


Recent Work Unit Research Type Allocations - GeForce GTX 970

Average PPD is impacted by the types of research work units being done as they return different amounts of points and take different amounts of time.
The following shows the work unit allocation of research causes to better understand changes in PPD over time for the GeForce GTX 970.

24 HOUR WU ALLOCATION

No data available to report for this time frame.

7 DAY WU ALLOCATION

12 WEEK WU ALLOCATION

GeForce GTX 970 kWh POWER CONSUMPTION & COST

Power consumption information for the GeForce GTX 970 is based on an average wattage taken from vendor information for the lowest and highest power draws for the GPU under folding@home compute loads.

Wattage information is only for the GPU and does not include the host computers power usage.

GPU Power Draw
Watts - TDP
Daily Power Usage
kWh
Points per
kWh
Daily Cost at $0.10
per kWh
Power Cost
per 1m Points
145 W 3.48 kWh 137,105 $0.35 $0.729

GeForce GTX 970 COMPUTE VS kWH USAGE DAY, MONTH, WEEK & YEAR

Folding@Home compute projections for the GeForce GTX 970 can be used to help inform long term point goals and related costs based on 24/7 usage.

Duration Nick Name
Points
Average
Work Units
Average
Power Usage
kWh
Power Cost
at $0.10 per kWh
Day PPD 477,124 2.24 3.48 kWh $0.35
Week PPW 3,339,868 15.69 24.36 kWh $2.44
Month PPM 14,512,521 68.20 105.85 kWh $10.59
Year PPY 174,150,260 818.35 1270.20 kWh $127.02

5 BEST PPD RESEARCH PROJECTS - GeForce GTX 970

The following data is the average PPD values for GeForce GTX 970 project work units based on multiple samples collected via the use of our Folding@Home dark mode web client.

PPD
Rank
Project
ID
Cause
Research
PPD
Average
Points WU
Average
WUs Day
Average
WU Time
Average
1 14939 parkinsons 863,129 123,111 7.01 3 hrs 25 mins
2 17257 covid-19 751,696 258,268 2.91 8 hrs 15 mins
3 17258 covid-19 748,972 257,977 2.90 8 hrs 16 mins
4 18912 cancer 746,663 99,618 7.50 3 hrs 12 mins
5 18911 cancer 745,376 99,476 7.49 3 hrs 12 mins

5 LOWEST PPD RESEARCH PROJECTS - GeForce GTX 970

The following data is the average PPD values for GeForce GTX 970 project work units based on multiple samples collected via the use of our Folding@Home dark mode web client.

PPD
Rank
Project
ID
Cause
Research
PPD
Average
Points WU
Average
WUs Day
Average
WU Time
Average
1 19306 Mg2-ion-binding 116,383 42,519 2.74 9 hrs 46 mins
2 17604 cancer 173,115 109,619 1.58 15 hrs 12 mins
3 18450 influenza 204,979 213,481 0.96 25 hrs 60 mins
4 18501 parkinsons 258,004 191,265 1.35 18 hrs 48 mins
5 18706 cancer 269,466 268,083 1.01 24 hrs 53 mins