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Gaming PC build Radeon HD 8950 (OEM), Pentium G3240 3.1GHz, 8GB performance review

This gaming PC performance puts its 3 key components (8GB, Pentium G3240 3.1GHz, Radeon HD 8950 (OEM)) as better than 0 games from the top 1000 most demanding games of today. The hardware weak point in this gaming pc is Pentium G3240 3.1GHz. If this bottleneck was upgraded, then the number of games (from the top 1000 games list) it could run would increase to 0 at recommended requirement.

Lets compare todays most popular game, Red Dead Redemption 2 with this PC. In summary, this GPU, Radeon HD 8950 (OEM), is only suitable at running Red Dead Redemption 2 on a small screen size resolution. Probably best suited to small laptop screens. In terms of Low vs Ultra graphics settings, we recommend considering medium or high settings at best.

2nd most popular game: Cyberpunk 2077 - To summarise, the Radeon HD 8950 (OEM) fails to meet the very basic performance needs of the Cyberpunk 2077

3rd most popular game: Doom Eternal - In summary, go with a 1080p screen res setup for the Radeon HD 8950 (OEM). Then, when we look at the Doom Eternal Low vs Ultra graphics settings, we think it is best run at Medium setting or a bit higher. For comparison, the returning frame rates would look a bit like this - 1080p Medium 51 FPS, 1080p High setting: 34 FPS, 1080p Ultra setting: 25 FPS, 1440p Low setting: 49 FPS, 1440p Medium setting: 39 FPS.

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Radeon HD 8950 (OEM)