Radeon_HD_7870_XT_Crossfire
AMD Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire

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3.2
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How well can the Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire run games
2 May 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire is only really challenged by the most demanding games released today, but normally it is more than capable of running games with a stable frame rate at 1080p. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

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

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 58% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 780 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB which is 28% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 686 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
56 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire is released on 01 Nov 2012

Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Tahiti LE (x2) (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
96
Texture Rate
178 GTexel/s
ROPs
32 (x2)
Pixel Rate
59 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
3072
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
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1500 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
384GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
0
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
925 MHz
Power
Max Power
350 Watts
PSU
750 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
12 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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9.4
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Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire is a solution of two Radeon HD 7870 XT put together using AMD'S Crossfire technology.
Check the page of Radeon HD 7870 XT 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 close to Radeon HD 7950 Crossfire but 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 XT. Expect this combination to draw up to 370 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 XT Crossfire vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
38%
RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Resident Evil 8 17% 64%
Mass Effect: Legendary Edition 33% 64%
Grand Theft Auto VI 12% 78%
Days Gone 3% 20%
Far Cry 6 12% 83%
Battlefield 6 26% 64%
Biomutant 26% 36%
Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition 78% 106%
Star Citizen 11% 11%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla - Wrath of the Druids 26% 15%
Radeon HD 7870 XT Crossfire Extras
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