Radeon_HD_6870_XFX_Black_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition run games
A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black 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 6870 XFX Black Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

FPS System Benchmark
37 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition is released on the 01 Oct 2010
AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition
GPU
Architecture
Terascale 2 Barts XT
Process
40nm
TMUs
56
Texture Rate
53 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
30 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1120
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
1150 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
147.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
940 MHz
Power
Max Power
151 Watts
PSU
650 Watt & 28 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Resolution Performance
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Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition is a special edition of the Radeon HD 6870, part of the Radeon HD 6000 Series released by AMD in 2010/2011. See the page of the standard version for more information about it.
Compared to the standard edition, Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition features increased core and memory clocks, as well as a special fan to reduce the temperature increase that results from the over-clocking.
The performance is boost is around 3.5% when compared to the reference Radeon HD 6870.


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Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
177%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Borderlands 3 7% 201%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 76% 292%
Cyberpunk 2077 76% 292%
Need For Speed Heat 7% 185%
eFootball PES 2020 39% 95%
Remnant: From the Ashes 31% 167%
FIFA 20 11% 52%
Grand Theft Auto VI 167% 336%
Red Dead Redemption 2 71% 292%
Wolfenstein: Youngblood 97% 169%
Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition Extras
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is my gpu better than this ?

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can my cpu handle this card?

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Wow sexy lookin card this one.

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i oc this proc can get same bandwidth 160gb/s same performance as hd6950. very nice gc..

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Great card. Good factory OC…Only down side, the very short time period it was made available. By the time I had enough money to buy a second card for my Xfire config, it was no where to be found, or at a rediculous price vecause or rarety….
In all, great card though

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Great factory OC Card

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