Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Overlock Edition 3GB GDDR5 PCIe 11196-02-xx

  • Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 Overlock Edition 3GB GDDR5 PCIe 11196-02-xx
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Pros:

  • Excellent singlecard performance.
  • Overclocks like a dream.
  • Quieter than reference.

Cons:

  • Price.
  • CrossFire scaling can be hit or miss.

Expert reviews and ratings

By uk.hardware.info on -

The AMD Radeon HD 7000 adventure started last year with the Tahiti chip. With 4.3 billion transistors it is the largest, most complex and fastest out of the three Southern Islands GPUs that AMD has released the last few months. Tahiti contains 32...

By InsideHW on -

Although it’s been more than a month since we presented the first Radeon HD 7950, everything about it was pretty rushed due to a very tight deadline; this time around, though, we’ve had the chance to hang out with several different models, making for...

By Legit Reviews on -

The SAPPHIRE HD 7950 OC Edition is the real McCoy and is the card that other companies need to copy....

By X-bit Labs on -

The Radeon HD 7950 3GB seems to be an even more attractive product than the recently released Radeon HD 7970 3GB. Being more affordable, it can be overclocked to deliver higher performance while the $100 difference in price can be spent for a better...

By Kitguru.net on 90

AMD launch their latest graphics card today … the high end HD7950. We have analysed several partner products already this morning and in this particular review we will focus on the custom Sapphire card, which is supplied in an overclocked state...

By VR-Zone on 90

Conclusion Price: US$479 / SGD$719 (The regular 800MHz reference design will cost US$449 / SGD$689) ProsConsDespite costing less, offers HD 7970 levels of performance in comtemporary titles12-inch length might be a problem in some...

By Overclock3D on 90

It would be easy to come away from the review of the Sapphire HD7950 Overclock Edition with the feeling that the card isn't quite living up to potential.Of course this is far from the case as out of the box it's inseparable from the XFX, both...

By Pureoverclock on -

There are some interesting things happening here with the launch of the Radeon 7950. First, while this card shares the nomenclature of the previous generation and can be seen as the successor to the 6950, the reality is right now it's such a vast...

By Hi Tech Legion on -

Sapphire has a really nice product here. When comparing to the previous generation in this market segment, the performance gains are impressive. Across the board, there was an average of 41% improvement over the previous 6950. That gain does skew a...

By TechRadar on 100

Sapphire has waded in first with its take on AMD's latest HD 7000 series card, the Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 OverClock edition. Unlike the AMD Radeon HD 7970 there are unlikely to be very many strictly reference models of the Radeon HD 7950. Instead...

By TechwareLabs on -

The New Graphics King? With the release of the New Radeon 79xx cards we have witnessed the new graphics performance king enter the market. With the world’s first 28nm GPU architecture the 7970 is a monster, however it also comes with a monster...

By HEXUS.net on 90

AMD's Radeon HD 7950 is here, folks. You've seen the reviews, you've tasted the performance and you've already planned your upgrades. But some of you will have bigger plans and greater ambition; for why have one ultra-fast GPU when you...

By Hardware Canucks on -

With a market that will surely be cluttered with custom versions of the HD 7950, only the best cards with forward looking designs will stand out from competitors. We’ve already seen two such products from XFX and HIS, each with its own set of...

By Modders-Inc on -

With the HD 7970 already claiming the King of the Hill title, you know that the title comes a tall price tag. So if you are like me and know you can get some of that awesome speed and features for less money then you need to look at the SAPPHIRE HD 7950...

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

Als we naar de resultaten van de Radeon HD 7950 kaarten kijken, is de MSI R7950 Twin Frozr 3GD5/OC kaart onze favoriet. Het is de stilste 7950 uit de test, met prima koelprestaties, een uitstekend overklokpotentieel en een vriendelijke prijs.Wie een...

International Review By Technic3D on -

Mit der Radeon HD 7950 OC hat Sapphire ein wirklich gelungenes Komplettpaket geschnürt. Neben einer moderaten Übertaktung kann vor allem der Kühler gegenüber dem Referenzmodell punkten. Während die Grafikkarte im Idle-Betrieb...

International Review By hdblog.it on -

Come da pronostico anche la Sapphire HD 7950 OC mostra ancora una volta, qualora ce ne fosse bisogno, la validità della nuova architettura concepita da AMD e alla base delle schede serie Radeon HD 7000. In questo caso la proposta...

International Review By Hardware-Mag on -

Bereits in den Schlussworten zum Praxistest der Radeon HD 7970 hielten wir fest, dass AMD mitt der Vorstellung der Radeon HD 7900 Serie einen völlig neuen Weg beschreitet und der in den letzten Jahren verwendeten VLIW-Architektur vollkommen den...

International Review By Nexthardware on 100

Nel complesso non possiamo che confermare le nostre precedenti considerazioni sulle Radeon HD 7950 che si dimostrano schede dalle ottime prestazioni in tutti gli scenari di utilizzo.La proposta di Sapphire si distingue per l’efficiente sistema di...

International Review By ExtraHardware on -

Jestliže se u HD 7950 na referenčních taktech dalo říci, že (v průměru) překonává GTX 580 jen o fousek, u přetaktovaných modelu už je celková výkonnostní převaha...