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AMD Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements. Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.

How many years will the Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition in your PC? This Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition graphics card has reached the end of its ability to run games released today. If you have it in your gaming PC then it’s time to upgrade your graphics solution.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, which has 246% better performance and can run 901 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 154% better and can meet 685 of their recommended requirements.
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The Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition is released on 01 Dec 2010

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AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Terascale 3 Cayman Pro
Process
40nm
TMUs
88
Texture Rate
70 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
26 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
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
800 MHz
Power
Max Power
200 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
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 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition is a special editon of the high-end Radeon HD 6950.


The only new feature is a new Cooling System. Therefore, Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition delivers the same performance the reference Radeon HD 6950 does.


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Radeon HD 6950 PowerColor 1GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
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RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 47% 158%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 52% 254%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 40% 158%
Halo: Reach 64% 18%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 59% 254%
Cyberpunk 2077 59% 254%
Borderlands 3 66% 172%
FIFA 20 0% 37%
Death Stranding 59% 254%
Need For Speed Heat 45% 158%
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Even though this card is old, it still packs a punch! Too bad my processor is only Intel Core i3-2100, so I can't give comments on its full performance.. But I still can play Assassin's Creed Black Flag and got a stable 30fps at fullHD.

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CPU (20% overclock)

2012
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$332.00
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$690.00
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Totally Agreed :)

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