Radeon_HD_7870_Crossfire
AMD Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire

GD Rating

3.1
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How well can the Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games. Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.

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

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire? A suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire is the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which is 75% more powerful and can run 825 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB as this is better than 758 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 43% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
47 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire is released on 01 Mar 2012

Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Pitcairn XT (x2) (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
160 GTexel/s
ROPs
32 (x2)
Pixel Rate
64 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2560
Driver Support
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1200 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
307.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
0
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1000 MHz
Power
Max Power
350 Watts
PSU
600 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire is a solution of two Radeon HD 7870 put together using AMD'S Crossfire technology.
Check the page of Radeon HD 7870 to know more about its chip.
Crossfire relies a lot on proper driver support and may suffer from micro-stuttering in lower frame rates (below 30). Benchmarks indicate the performance is overall, is up to 44% better than a single Radeon HD 7870 performing by itself it might be worse (depending on whether or not the 3D game supports crossfire or in the graphics driver) than a single Radeon HD 7870. Expect this combination to draw up to 350 Watt though the average power consumption should be slightly lower.
Even the most demanding games will run at the highest settings.


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Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
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Graphics Card
52%
RAM
12GB
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FIFA 21 48% 29%
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Radeon HD 7870 Crossfire Extras
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