Radeon_HD_4870_PowerColor_PCS+_512MB_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

This Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 10 requirement.

How many years will the Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, which has 459% better performance and can run 899 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, which has 311% better performance and can run 683 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.
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The Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition was released on 25 Jun 2008

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GPU
Architecture
R700 RV770 PRO
Process
55nm
TMUs
40
Texture Rate
31 GTexel/s
ROPs
16
Pixel Rate
12 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
800
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 10.1
Shader
4.1
Open GL
3.3
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
512 MB
Memory Speed
950 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
121.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
0
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
780 MHz
Power
Max Power
150 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 37 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
6 GB
Best Resolution
1600 x 900
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6.6
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1.9
Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition is a special edition of AMD's High-End Radeon HD 4890, created by PowerColor.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 780MHz, instead of 750MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock is now of 950MHz, instead of 900MHz.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
PCS+ Cooling Solution.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 7% performance over the reference Radeon HD 4870.


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Radeon HD 4870 PowerColor PCS+ 512MB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 22% 472%
Red Dead Redemption 2 138% 317%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 126% 317%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 157% 472%
Cyberpunk 2077 157% 472%
Halo: Reach 42% 32%
Borderlands 3 169% 340%
Death Stranding 157% 472%
Need For Speed Heat 134% 317%
FIFA 20 62% 122%
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PC Specs
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I can't open dragon ball xenoverse 2 , I says shader 5 is required. So how come they say that HD 4870 can play it ? PLZ help.

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2012
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