Radeon HD 7870 XFX Core Edition
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AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7870 XFX Core Edition
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Architecture
GCN 1.0 Pitcairn XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
80 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
32 GPixel/s
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1280
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Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
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Memory
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2048 MB
Memory Speed
1200 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
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Memory Bandwidth
153.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
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2
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1
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Core Speed
1000 MHz
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None
PSU
500 Watt
Power Connector
None
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8 GB
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Radeon HD 7870 XFX Core Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 7870 XFX Core Edition is a special edition of the powerful Radeon HD 7870 that has a new optimized PCB but no overclocking out of the box and so its performance is on level with the reference card.


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would my CPU bottleneck this?

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darkangelreborn's Test Rig
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should i go for this or wait for the new r9 28X series…!!!

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first upgrade your ram to at least 4 gb(I suggest you 8gb),then your monitor because having a GPU like this or even R9 280X on this res is useless(your 7750 good for this res) and then finally upgrade your GPU

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This or wait 8000 series?

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waiting is always good, and your gpu will be able to handle with most games on medium settings for a year, so wait and save some money

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I've got a 500w generic power supply, you think that is a good idea use that PSU with this card?

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I'm planning on getting the card but I dont know what other cables and stuff I would need to connect it to my pc, could someone help?

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you'll need a good PSU, which has 2x 6 pin cables, that's all.
but your processor isn't strong enough, you'll have a bit of bottleneck.

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Really? I've been told that it should'nt bottleneck?

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bottleneck always exists, but you can lower it.
it won't be that much, because you're playing on fullHD, so don't worry :)

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This card is AWESOME. I recommend it to anyone.

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I hear xfx is a bad manufacturer

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We never had XFX brand in my country so I am curious why it is bad manufacturer

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its not bad but oposite its great and having one of the best fans cooling system.

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I got an XFX card, but I traded in the standard cooling so I can't say much :) They got a very clear warranty service though, up to specific model number.

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Their current cooling systems are the best eye candy IMO

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jes and silent..if i make 100% on fan speed its srsly silent like nothink… more i hear fan of procesor then of gpu that have 2 fans

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I LOVE XFX man.

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I've not had any problems with them at all! :)

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not by experience, I just hear XFX are bad and they take shortcuts in manufacturing the GPU, for cooling I prefer HIS

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when i play bf3 or whatgemer over 3-4h its like 45C dont have problems at all

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I can overclock my GPU and run Furmark for 1 hour without any problems so I am loving XFX.

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xfx are in most cases the cheapest cards of each category in my country, and this-in combination with their rather plain looks-makes people believe they are bad. what do you think? seems fine to me

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It looks so much like the 690. But falls way behind that.

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what you mean exactly?

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I mean it looks like the GTX 690 but is way below it in performance.

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Totally, the big fan on the middle and the color resemblance the Nvidia Beast

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More like the Mean Green Machine.

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i think this gpu is like 660ti 2gb meybi im wrong…

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Non-ti version, it's the competitor to the GTX660

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so what's the difference between this GPU and the standard 7870?

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almost no differences only other chip meybi are other coolors i think i heard that from msi 7870 have the best coolors..

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jeah i just cheched out what is differend and seems like xfx core and standart 7870 have only 1 fan and clock speed 1000mhz and memory speed 1200mhz but my 7870 double b black edition have 2 fan and core speed 1250 and memory speed 1250 so 50 mhz more and 1 fan more that is all what have found..

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oh, thanks anyway

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