Radeon_HD_7950_DirectCU_II_TOP_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition run games
28 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP 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. Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.

Here is a performance review on how capable the Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition is at running the more popular games of 2019. Specifically looking at this PC hardware’s ability to get suitable frames per second to play on Ultra game settings and what FPS it might get on 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen res. This graphics hardware can run 111 of the 1000 most demanding PC games played today.

First we looked at 1080p resolution for the Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition performance to explore what sort of benchmarks it would achieve on the popular title Borderlands 3 and saw it deliver weak frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 0 FPS, Medium: 0 FPS, High: 0 FPS and Ultra: 0 FPS. We proceeded to look at Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order to see how that compared and saw that it returned a weak 0 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

We move on to 1440p, and tested Borderlands 3 which delivered weak FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 0 FPS, Medium: 0 FPS, High: 0 FPS and Ultra: 0 FPS. Next we have Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order running on Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition which gets L: 0FPS, M: 0FPS, H: 0FPS, U: 0FPS. And for performance contrast the popular Microsoft Flight Simulator is predicted to get L: 0FPS, M: 0FPS, H: 0FPS, U: 0FPS at 1440p. Running games at 1440p with a Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition is not powerful enough to deal with the increased resolution.

How many years will the Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 136% better and can run 899 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, which has 73% better performance and can run 672 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.
FPS System Benchmark
17 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition is released on 02 Feb 2012

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

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP 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
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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
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
900 MHz
Power
Max Power
225 Watts
PSU
500 Watt
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 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition is a special edition of the Radeon HD 7950. See the page of the standard version to know more about its core.
The new features include a core-clock raise from 800MHz to 900MHz and a new cooling system called DirectCU which delivers 20% cooler performance with direct heat dissipation and runs significantly quieter at 600% greater airflow, according to ASUS.
The performance boost is around 5% when compared to standard Radeon HD 7950.


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Radeon HD 7950 DirectCU II TOP Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
79%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Halo: Reach 75% 44%
Red Dead Redemption 2 0% 76%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 5% 76%
Borderlands 3 13% 86%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 67% 141%
Cyberpunk 2077 8% 141%
FIFA 20 32% 6%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 49% 102%
eFootball PES 2020 15% 20%
Fortnite: Chapter 2 93% 20%
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Really Good Gpu, I owned it before ive got the 780 :D

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