Radeon_HD_7970_VTX3D_X_3GB_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition

GD Rating

2.6
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How well can the Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition run games
2 May 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB 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. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

How many years will the Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 91% better and can meet 784 of their recommended requirements. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB, which has 56% better performance and can run 691 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.
FPS System Benchmark
39 FPS
High
The Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition is released on 09 Jan 2012

Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Tahiti XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
134 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
34 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2048
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
3072 MB
Memory Speed
1425 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
273.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
2
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1050 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
8.6
6.4
4.9
Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's High-End Radeon HD 7970, created by VTX3D.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1050MHz, instead of 925MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock has been increased from 1375MHz to 1425MHz.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
VTX3D Dual Fan Cooling Solution.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 7% Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon HD 7970.


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Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
67%
RAM
12GB
0%
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VS
Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Resident Evil 8 0% 99%
Grand Theft Auto VI 35% 115%
Battlefield 6 11% 99%
Mass Effect: Legendary Edition 19% 99%
Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition 115% 150%
Far Cry 6 35% 121%
Days Gone 18% 45%
Biomutant 11% 65%
Star Citizen 34% 34%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla - Wrath of the Druids 11% 40%
Radeon HD 7970 VTX3D X 3GB Edition Extras
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