Radeon_HD_7870_Sapphire_GHz_2GB_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB 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. DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

How many years will the Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 171% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 897 games from the most demanding games 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 103% better and can meet 685 of their recommended requirements.
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The Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition is released on 05 Mar 2012

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GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Pitcairn XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
80 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
32 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1280
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star empty star
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
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1200 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
153.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1000 MHz
Power
Max Power
175 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 37 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
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition is a special edition of AMD's Performance Radeon HD 7870, created by Sapphire.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit runs at the same speed.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock and the Frame Buffer remain the same.


Cooling Solution
The Cooling System has been replaced by Sapphire's Dual-X Cooling Solution, a highly efficient multi-heatpipe cooler with dual fans providing quiet and very cool operation during normal operating conditions, and superb cooling performance even under extreme load.


Performance
Without Overclocking Out of The Box, Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition is as fast as the reference Radeon HD 7870.


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Radeon HD 7870 Sapphire GHz 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 17% 106%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 12% 106%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 62% 183%
Death Stranding 27% 183%
Cyberpunk 2077 27% 183%
Need For Speed Heat 15% 106%
Planet Zoo 10% 121%
Diablo 4 40% 183%
FIFA 20 20% 10%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 27% 183%
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I play witcher 3 on high settings, hairworks off on my pc which is fx-4170 and hd 7870 2gb- and i get like 45 fps on 1080p. Gonna buy a second soon, and cf them

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Can it run on 525w power supply ?

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Yes it can

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Still using it.Still rocks!

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Old but gold!

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