Radeon HD 6950 Sapphire 1GB Edition
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Radeon_HD_6950_Sapphire_1GB_Edition
FPS System Benchmark
62 FPS
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GPU
Architecture
Terascale 3 Cayman Pro
Process
40nm
TMUs
88
Texture Rate
70 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
26 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1408
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.3
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
1024 MB
Memory Speed
1250 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
160GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
800 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
500 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Radeon HD 6950 Sapphire 1GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 6950 Sapphire 1GB Edition is a special edition of Radeon HD 6950 that features a special cooler using a new dual fan configuration. However, its frame buffer is halved to 1GB and so its performance is worse than the reference card since it's known this GPU benefits from a 2GB frame buffer.
Benchmarks indicate its performance is overall 2% worse than the reference card.


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PCGamer4850's Rig
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can you bios unlock the 1gb model aswell?

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Tonyfat's Rig
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Would my cpu bottleneck this gpu?

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aditrex's Rig
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noup go for it :)

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User2003's Rig
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Does anyone know if my cpu be alright or bottleneck for this card? I know my cpu is old but saving up for new upgrade. I want to play some games like battlefield 3 for now. thanks

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you'll be fine
my cpu is 1% worse than yours and i don't get bottlenecked :D

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Release period
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Graphics Card
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RAM
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