Radeon_HD_6870_XFX_Black_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

How many years will the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 276% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 853 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB as this is better than 790 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 207% better performance as well.
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The Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition is released on 01 Oct 2010

Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition
GPU
Architecture
Terascale 2 Barts XT
Process
40nm
TMUs
56
Texture Rate
53 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
30 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1120
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
1150 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
147.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
940 MHz
Power
Max Power
151 Watts
PSU
650 Watt & 28 Amps
Power Connector
None
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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8.1
6.1
4.4
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Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition is a special edition of the Radeon HD 6870, part of the Radeon HD 6000 Series released by AMD in 2010/2011. See the page of the standard version for more information about it.
Compared to the standard edition, Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition features increased core and memory clocks, as well as a special fan to reduce the temperature increase that results from the over-clocking.
The performance is boost is around 3.5% when compared to the reference Radeon HD 6870.


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Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
201%
RAM
11GB
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Grand Theft Auto VI 167% 324%
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Grounded 17% 137%
Death Stranding 72% 201%
Radeon HD 6870 XFX Black Edition Extras
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