Radeon_HD_7870_PowerColor_OC_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition run games
4 Jul 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition 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. DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

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

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which has 168% better performance and can run 856 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 119% better and can run 794 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
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The Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition is released on 01 Jun 2012

Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Pitcairn XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
82 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
33 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1280
Driver Support
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Release Price
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
1200 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
153.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1030 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
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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9.3
7.2
5.4
3.7
Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition is a special edition of the powerful Radeon HD 7870. See the standard version for more information about it.
The new features include a small increase in the core-clock that went from 1000MHz to 1030MHz.
Benchmarks indicate a 1% performance boost when compared to the standard Radeon HD 7870.


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Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
115%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 39% 180%
Hyper Scape 7% 90%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 26% 180%
Far Cry 6 90% 211%
Death Stranding 23% 115%
Watch Dogs Legion 24% 115%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 90% 90%
Valorant 92% 80%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 66% 104%
Grand Theft Auto VI 90% 203%
Radeon HD 7870 PowerColor OC Edition Extras
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