Radeon_HD_6950_Gigabyte_WindForce_3X_OC_1GB_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition run games
A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements.

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

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

How many years will the Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

FPS System Benchmark
48 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition is released on the 20 Dec 2010
AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Terascale 3 Cayman Pro
Process
40nm
TMUs
88
Texture Rate
77 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
28 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1408
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.3
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
1024 MB
Memory Speed
1250 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
160GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
1
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
870 MHz
Power
Max Power
200 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
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Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's High-End Radeon HD 6950, created by Gigabyte.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 870MHz, instead of 800MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
WindForce 3X - Vapor chamber-Outward Inclined Fan: Features 3 ultra quiet PWM fans, three copper heat pipes and a unique vapor chamber to strengthen the speed of heat dissipation.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 4% Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon HD 6950.


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Radeon HD 6950 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 1GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
141%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 53% 241%
Cyberpunk 2077 53% 241%
Borderlands 3 7% 162%
Remnant: From the Ashes 14% 132%
Need For Speed Heat 7% 148%
eFootball PES 2020 20% 69%
Marvel's Avengers 53% 241%
FIFA 20 4% 32%
Grand Theft Auto VI 132% 279%
Red Dead Redemption 2 48% 241%
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