Radeon_HD_7950_Asus_DirectCU_II_TOP_3GB_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition run games
27 Jul 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB 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. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

How many years will the Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition? A good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which meets 761 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 132% better performance. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 89% better and can meet 654 of their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
17 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition was released on 31 Jan 2012

Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Tahiti PRO
Process
28nm
TMUs
112
Texture Rate
101 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
29 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1792
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star empty star
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
3072 MB
Memory Speed
1250 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
240GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
2
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
900 MHz
Power
Max Power
225 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 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
10
9.7
7.8
5.8
4.3
Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition is a special edition of AMD's Performance Radeon HD 7950, created by Asus.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 900MHz, instead of 800MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
DirectCU II Cooling Solution: Dual fan DirectCU thermal delivers 20% cooler performance with direct heat dissipation and runs significantly quieter at 600% greater airflow.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 6% performance over the reference Radeon HD 7950.


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Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
113%
RAM
12GB
0%
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VS
Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Resident Evil 8 21% 141%
New World 0% 64%
Battlefield 2042 8% 141%
Grand Theft Auto VI 64% 161%
Far Cry 6 64% 168%
Forza Horizon 5 1% 46%
FIFA 22 32% 6%
Dying Light 2 64% 152%
Star Citizen 63% 63%
Battlefield 6 8% 141%
Radeon HD 7950 Asus DirectCU II TOP 3GB Edition Extras
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