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AMD Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition run games
28 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games. Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.

This PC hardware performance game review for the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition graphics card, when running 2019 more popular games, lets us see what type of FPS this card gets when playing at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions and ultra settings. In comparison to the game recommended requirements of the 1000 most demanding games played today this PC hardware can run 313.

The Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition graphics card is returning a playable performance on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare at 1080p of 29 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is eFootball PES 2020 which we saw got reasonable frame rates of 52 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Halo: Reach, which was getting 111 FPS under tests.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition by playing Call of Duty: Modern Warfare which yielded a weak performance. Its FPS results for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 57FPS, M: 45FPS, H: 30FPS, U: 22FPS. Another popular game we tested with this card was eFootball PES 2020 and that was playable. This graphics card delivered 39 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Halo: Reach which gets strong results with a 84FPS on Ultra 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition we get the impression that it is a good choice of hardware for increased screen resolution gaming. We can see this graphics card is capable of delivering reliable frame rates at Ultra and certainly High graphics settings at 1440p.

How many years will the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition in your PC? Our current calculations suggest a graphics card upgrade will be required in around 12-18 months

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition is the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, which is 91% more powerful and can run 898 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, which is 41% more powerful and can run 672 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
40 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition is released on 01 Mar 2011

Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Terascale 3 Antilles
Process
40nm
TMUs
192
Texture Rate
159 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
53 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
3072
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
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1250 MHz
Memory Bus
512 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
320GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
0
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
830 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
750 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition is a renamed Radeon HD 6990 that features nothing new, not even a new cooling system and so its performance is exactly like the reference Radeon HD 6990.


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Radeon HD 6990 Gigabyte 4GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 19% 43%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 23% 43%
Halo: Reach 80% 55%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 73% 96%
FIFA 20 45% 24%
Borderlands 3 8% 51%
Cyberpunk 2077 12% 96%
Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip 69% 33%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 59% 64%
eFootball PES 2020 31% 3%
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it's price is too high compare to it's performance..

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theses are like 130$ on ebay now

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