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AMD Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition run games
A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements.

Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

This low performing GPU is unable to play any of the most demanding games available today.

How many years will the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition in your PC? This Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition graphics card has reached the end of its ability to run games released today. If you have it in your gaming PC then it’s time to upgrade your graphics solution.

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The Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition is released on the 13 Feb 2014
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Architecture
GCN 1.0 Pitcairn PRO
Process
28nm
TMUs
64
Texture Rate
59 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
30 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1024
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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
1400 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
179.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
900 MHz
Boost Clock
925 MHz
Power
Max Power
150 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 24 Amps
Power Connector
None
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Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition is a special edition of the fast-middle-class Radeon R7 265.
This edition comes with a custom cooling system but is not overclocked out of the box and thus its performance is exactly like the reference Radeon R7 265.


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superb gpu just, superb

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Can I run modern games like cod blackops 3 ,ac syndicate with my rig and athlon 2x260 black edition, sapphire r7 265, 6gb ram 1333mhz, and 1366*768 resolution???

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gpu will run pretty good those game on that res but cpu is going to bottleneck you neeed some good quad core from amd or any i3 3th generation in order to run games smooth

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Guys will this GPU bottleneck my current Processor? Its Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650 at 3.16 GHz

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Nope you will be fine :) I'd recommend a new CPU if you have the money for it though.

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but what can replace Q9650 on LGA 775 socket?

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Wait… Did you change your GPU? I don't remember you having a HD 5450 xD

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lol, i always had HD 5450 1 gb edition, i just want to upgrade from that to Radeon r7 265 Sapphire edition 2 gb

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I totally read wrong xD But yes R7 265 and your CPU will do just fine :P But after that switch to a haswell CPU or if you are rich skylake XD

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Should i get this GPU or the Radeon R7 265 MSI OC 2GB Edition?
which one offers better performance?

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You should get sapphire------ its more effective and it has a cool dual x cooling system wich means that it is gonna be silent so its the best solution buddy &#603

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Thanks for the reply! :D

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Hey gyus can you telll me what psu does this card needs??

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Man, it needs 500 watt and 24 amps psu according to game debate.

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A buyer

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Is this a perfect match for me? Ty

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Will my cpu bottelneck with this card?

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no

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high five isco!

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