Radeon_HD_7870_XT
AMD Radeon HD 7870 XT

GD Rating

1.4
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How well can the Radeon HD 7870 XT run games
4 Jul 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these Radeon HD 7870 XT graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

How many years will the Radeon HD 7870 XT graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 7870 XT in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon HD 7870 XT graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7870 XT? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon HD 7870 XT then a good choice would be 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB as this is better than 852 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 152% better performance as well. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB, which has 106% better performance and can run 797 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.
FPS System Benchmark
6 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 7870 XT is released on 01 Nov 2012

Radeon HD 7870 XT Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7870 XT
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Tahiti LE
Process
28nm
TMUs
96
Texture Rate
89 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
30 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1536
Driver Support
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Release Price
$270.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1500 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
925 MHz
Power
Max Power
185 Watts
PSU
500 Watt
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
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Radeon HD 7870 XT Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 7870 XT, initially set to be released as Radeon HD 7930, is a high-end GPU based on the Tahiti Core and not on the Pitcairn like in the 7800 Series.
It's based on the Tahiti LE Core with 1536 Shader Processing Units, 96 TMUs and 32 ROPs. It comes paired with fast GDDR5 but on a 256-bit memory interface. The central unit runs at 925MHz (975MHz in Turbo Mode) and the memory clock operates at 1500MHz. It consumes up to 185 Watt.
Its performance is quite superior to Radeon HD 7870 and only around 3% worse than Radeon HD 7950.


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Radeon HD 7870 XT vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
102%
RAM
11GB
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