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AMD Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire

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How well can the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire run games
AMD Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

The Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire is a very low performing piece of gaming hardware and can probably only run indie system requirements.

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

What FPS performance can the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire get on latest AAA 2021 games? In particular our game review looks at the FPS achieved running on Ultra graphics settings on the 1080p screen resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 268 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

With 1080p being the most common gaming resolution at the moment we explored how well the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire can run Far Cry 6 at 1080p and predict it will return weak frame rates at the following graphics settings - Low: 0 FPS, Medium: 0 FPS, High: 0 FPS and Ultra: 0 FPS. For performance contrast we can see that Back 4 Blood is predicted to return a weak 24 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

We move on to 1440p, and predict that Far Cry 6 will deliver weak FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 0 FPS, Medium: 0 FPS, High: 0 FPS and Ultra: 0 FPS. Next we have Back 4 Blood running on Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire which is predicted to get L: 48FPS, M: 38FPS, H: 26FPS, U: 18FPS. And for performance contrast the popular FIFA 22 is predicted to get L: 141FPS, M: 111FPS, H: 75FPS, U: 53FPS at 1440p. After a look at the popular games running at 1440p with the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire, this is in need of some graphics adjustments to get some stability, which means its not an ideal gaming resolution for this GPU.

How many years will the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire in your PC? This Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire card has 12 to 18 months of latest AAA game play left in it before upgrading should be considered

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB which is 41% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 632 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 104% better and can run 967 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
46 FPS
High
The Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire was released on 13 Feb 2014
AMD PC game performance check Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire
GPU
Architecture
Pitcairn PRO
Process
28nm
TMUs
64
Texture Rate
118 GTexel/s
ROPs
32 (x2)
Pixel Rate
59 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.2
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.3
Resolution (WxH)
4096 x 2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096MB (x2)
Memory Speed
1400MHz
Memory Bus
256bit (x2)
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
358.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
900 MHz
Boost Clock
925 MHz
Power
Max Power
300 Watts
PSU
650 Watt & 24 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
2.6
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Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition Crossfire is a solution of two Radeon R7 265 Sapphire Dual-X 2GB Edition put together using AMD's Crossfire technology.

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