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AMD Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition run games
28 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements. DirectX 10 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

How many years will the Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 380% better and can run 821 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition is the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB, which is 292% more powerful and can run 753 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
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The Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition is released on 13 Jul 2009

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GPU
Architecture
R700 RV790 XT
Process
55nm
TMUs
40
Texture Rate
35 GTexel/s
ROPs
16
Pixel Rate
14 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
800
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 10.1
Shader
4.1
Open GL
3.3
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1050 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
134.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
1
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
870 MHz
Power
Max Power
190 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 37 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
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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6.9
5.4
3.5
2.4
Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition is a special edition of AMD's High-End Radeon HD 4890, created by Sapphire.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 870MHz, instead of 850MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock now runs at 1050MHz while the Frame Buffer was doubled to 2GB: this is a gimmick and in no way benefits the GPU.


Cooling Solution
The Cooling System has been replaced by Sapphire's Vapor-X Cooling Solution, which has cooling module on the GPU together with a heatsink and profiled fan venting heat out of the case.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 3% performance over the reference Radeon HD 4890.


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Radeon HD 4890 Sapphire Vapor-X OC 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
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Graphics Card
316%
RAM
12GB
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