Radeon_HD_6970_XXX_Edition
AMD Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition

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How well can the Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition run games
28 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements. Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition is capable of DirectX 11 gaming requirements.

How many years will the Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition? A good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB which meets 898 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 199% better performance. 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 120% better and can meet 671 of their recommended requirements.
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The Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition is released on 01 Dec 2010

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Architecture
Terascale 3 Cayman XT
Process
40nm
TMUs
96
Texture Rate
86 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
29 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1536
Driver Support
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.3
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1400 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
179.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
900 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
650 Watt & 34 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
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8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition is a tweaked Radeon HD 6970 and part of the Radeon HD 6000 Series released by AMD in 2010/2011.
The differences include increased core and memory clocks, from 880MHz to 900MHz and from 5.5GHz to 5.6GHz respectively.
Therefore, the performance gain should be between slightly and significant, when compared to the Radeon HD 6970, putting Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition somewhere between Radeon HD 6970 Asus Edition and Radeon HD 6970 Lightning Edition.
All demanding games, including very demanding one's like Metro 2033/The Witcher II will run on the highest settings.


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Radeon HD 6970 XXX Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Cyberpunk 2077 38% 207%
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Halo: The Master Chief Collection 35% 157%
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would it fit on a zalman z9 case

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you shouldn't buy this gpu, it's outdated with almost no, if any driver support.. better get an r7 270 for 130$ it's better and has great driver support.

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i got this card already!!!OMG this card is !$%£ing hugeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee ..i couldnt install it by myself because there is space issue..and this is cause of the psu not cause of case..anyway tomorrow i will go to a pc expert to help me out :D

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Does it take 3 expansion slots like my GPU does? :D

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only two but it is so much big..i mean not so much large..ah..cant remember the word…it is huge anyway :D

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My Colossus takes 3 expansion slots and spans half-way over the motherboard edge :D :D

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nice :D

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ya asus has a 3 slotter for the nvidia 570 580 forget what one pretty fat

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I'm guessing DirectCU II? ;) The same as my GPU :D

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sounds about right

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I don't even think that would fit in my 400r!!!!

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oh god..on monday i will have this beast :O

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my corsair 600w v2 builder series 80+ will be ok for amd 6970 right? i told you that it is 40A

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That'll do perfectly ;) (Unless you plan on overclocking it or adding tons of HDDs and other peripherals)

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no just stock clock cpu and stock clock of the gfx

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Then you're good :)

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EPIC

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Hmmmm, 'XXX' :D :D

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its the code behind xfx.u know..

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oh still waiting .. my beast pc is still waiting the xfx 6970 :) :D propably ill have it on monday :(

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That's awesome :D You got BF3? ;)

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ofcourse..a long time ago..since i got the gtx 560 :P

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lol man add me on steam and origin.. :D ;)
steam:chrishacker00009
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Added you ;) I'll see you on the battlefield :D

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hold on..im still waiting the xfx :D

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my pc is dead right now..it is in my room waiting the 6970 to bring it to life :D.the gtx 560 is in the second pc right now..

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Bummer :(

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see what i wrote in gtx 560

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you change your GPU a lot chris..you rich? :P

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dafuq? :O i had the gtx 560 before and now im gonna have the xfx 6970..

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Well that's a lot! They are both pricey!

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im having the gtx 560 about 1 year..i earned money and i will buy the xfx only for 290 $ ..the regular price of this card is 380 and when it released it was about 450..

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It's 360$ here in Finland :) I paid 530$ for my Asus and 780W PSU about 5 months ago :D

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:) this price is perfect for me :) this is all my money :D

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Are you sure it's not my money? :D

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what? didnt catch you :D

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Of course you didn't ;)

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u kidding me now?

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=D lolz this convo is really funny =DDDD TM being mysterious!

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I like to keep my peeps on their toes ;)

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=DDD I understand home dowg! =P

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