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AMD Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition run games
AMD Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

The Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition is a very low performing piece of gaming hardware and can probably only run indie system requirements.

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

How well will the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition run 2022 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. Of the 1000 most demanding recommended specs found in game requirements today, this gpu is more powerful than the graphics requirement of 228 games in todays list.

Running at 1080p this card gets a weak frame rate from Battlefield 2042 with 0 FPS on Ultra. Then we take a look at Back 4 Blood which returns a weak 19 FPS. Another title that we looked at is the popular Grand Theft Auto VI which we predict will get a weak 0 FPS.

Increasing resolution to 1440p is something a number of PC gamers are doing today. We tested the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition at 1440p with Battlefield 2042, which got a weak set of FPS results. These were, Low: 0 FPS, Medium: 0 FPS, High: 0 FPS and Ultra: 0 FPS. We then checked out Back 4 Blood which had a set of graphics results as followed, L: 37FPS, M: 29FPS, H: 20FPS, U: 14FPS. And another popular game was Grand Theft Auto VI with predictions of L: 0FPS, M: 0FPS, H: 0FPS, U: 0FPS at 1440p. 1440p gaming on the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition is not going to be able to maintain a playable game at this resolution.

How many years will the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition in your PC? 12-18 months of top end gaming is still left in this graphics card

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB, which is 55% more powerful and can run 725 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300 which meets 304 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 24% better performance.
FPS System Benchmark
40 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition was released on 01 Mar 2011
AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition
GPU
Architecture
Terascale 3 Antilles
Process
40nm
TMUs
192
Texture Rate
159 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
53 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.1
Resolution (WxH)
2560 x 1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096MB
Memory Speed
1250MHz
Memory Bus
512bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
320GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
830 MHz
Power
Max Power
375 Watts
PSU
750 Watt & 45 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
22
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Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 6990 Asus Edition is a renamed Radeon HD 6990 that features nothing new, not even a new cooling system and so its performance is exactly like the reference Radeon HD 6990.

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