Sapphire Radeon HD 6950 2GB GDDR5 PCIe

  • Sapphire Radeon HD 6950 2GB GDDR5 PCIe
90
Based on 8 scores, 13 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    1
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Ability to have up to 6 monitors.
  • 2GB of GDDR5.
  • Quite a lot of connections.

Cons:

  • Mediocre bundle.
  • Extremely Limited Overclocking.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Phoronix on 80

During the Unigine Heaven benchmarking, the Phoronix Test Suite also monitored the GPU core temperature from the binary driver for the HD 4870, HD 5770, HD 6870, and HD 6950 graphics cards. The Radeon HD 6950 temperature with the DIRT 3 cooler had an...

By TechRadar on 90

With the Sapphire Radeon HD 6950, we're getting into serious graphics card territory here, and inevitably that means serious money too. At over £200 that's a lot to spend on a single component if you're talking about an upgrade...

By ThinkComputers on 100

It is good to see AMD get the 6900 series cards out before Christmas and before the end of the year, but where does the HD 6950 really stand. With the price point of $300 it puts itself in between NVIDIA’s GTX 470 and GTX 570. Now in our testing...

By Bjorn3D on 85

The new Cayman architecture from AMD shows a great improvement where Cypress lacked. Tessellation was one of the areas where Cypress was unable to compete against Nvidia's Fermi, and the latest Cayman has at least levelled the playing field...

By Ninjalane on 100

Do good things come to those who wait? If you are looking for the latest in GPU technology from AMD then yes, you have made the right choice. Of course If you are looking for the fastest card AMD has to offer, then you might want to look at the...

By Hi Tech Legion on -

Overall, the Sapphire Radeon HD 6950 is a very good card. It's price point is poised to take over the spot that the 5870 holds currently. The numbers, indeed, justify that is a good spot for it to be. I was a bit skeptical about the new numbering...

By Modders-Inc on 90

Following closely behind the release of the 6800 series of video cards AMD is releasing their next and more powerful set of cards, the 6900's. Using the Cayman GPU we are hoping to a nice increase so lets check it out.Page 1 - First Look and...

International Review By Alt om DATA on 90

HD 6950 synes at være det bedste grafikkort, har produceret i lang tid. Blandt kort til under 2.000 kroner er det så godt, som det kan blive. Det er et grafikkort, der giver meget mere end nogen af konkurrenterne i denne prisklasse.HD 6950...

International Review By freeocen.de on -

Die Sapphire HD6950 hat ein enormes Potenzial an Leistung.Auch in Sachen Overclocking braucht sie sich nicht zu verstecken.Alle ermittelten Werte haben uns davon überzeugt, dass man hier eine Top Grafikkarte zu kaufen bekommt.Für knappe 200...

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

Vaak lukt het Sapphire om net wat scherper geprijsd te zijn dan de concurrentie en als we puur afgaan op de laagste prijs is dat nu ook het geval. Voor 224 euro vind je de kaart al bij de goedkoopste online shop. Heel wat minder dan...

International Review By PCBrain on 85

Qualche giorno fa vi avevamo presentato la Sapphire HD6970, andando ad analizzare l' operato di AMD nella progettazione della nuova architettura. Cayman però, che vi ricordiamo è il nome della nuova GPU, non significa solamente HD6970,...

International Review By techno-kitchen.com on -

Sapphire AMD Radeon HD6950 2048MB 256bit DDR5 DVI HDMI Mini DisplayPortRadeon HD 6950 vs GeForce GTX 560 Ti (Napoleon Total...

International Review By Hardware-Mag on -

Während ATi mit der Vorstellung der Radeon HD 6800-Familie in erster Linie an einem überarbeiteten Featureset und einer verbesserten Energieeffizienz gearbeitet und die Performance dabei ein wenig außer Acht gelassen hat, konzentrierte...