XFX Radeon HD 7870 Black Edition 2GB GDDR5 PCIe

  • XFX Radeon HD 7870 Black Edition 2GB GDDR5 PCIe
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  • Quicker than reference, Extremely quiet in use, Good looking design.


  • Pricey for a Radeon HD 7870, Temps higher than anticipated, Increased power consumption

Expert reviews and ratings

By Overclockers Club on

In the end I have to say that I was very impressed with both XFX cards. However, I was more impressed with how close the XFX Double Dissipation HD 7850 was able to perform to the HD 7870. Considering the XFX Double Dissipation HD 7850 comes in at...

By Neoseeker on

When AMD dropped the HD 7800 series on us we were more than impressed with the performance, features and power consumption levels. Both the cards in the series rivalled the previous generation's high-end models, all while having better...

By HEXUS.net on 60

Review: XFX R7870 Black Edition Overclockedby Parm Mann on 30 March 2012, 16:00 Tags: XFX, AMD Quick Link: HEXUS.net/qabelf Add to My Vault: The GeForce GTX 680 and Radeon HD 7970 are the headline acts in PC graphics right now, but while they're...

By Kitguru.net on 85

For the last week we have been busy testing a plethora of new 7 series graphics cards from various AMD partners. Today we are looking at the latest card to be released from XFX, the HD7870 Black Edition which features a custom metal cooler, twin...

By HardwareHeaven on 100

Looking first to the build quality and design of these two cards it is clear that both Sapphire and XFX have improved on the reference design cards that AMD first launched. In each case we have custom PCB's with much improved dual fan coolers and...

By LanOC Reviews on 100

and FVSo we set out to find out if the R7870 Black Edition OC from XFX would hit the “sweet spot” both in performance and in price for a price conscious gamer looking for the best price/performance while still being able to play any game on...

International Review By pc-magazin.de on

Wer knapp 230 Euro in­vestiert, erwartet viel und wird von der R7870 Black Edition nicht...

International Review By Tweak.dk on 97

Det har været en fornøjelse at teste XFX R7870 Black Edition OC 2GB. Kortet har leveret en rigtig god ydelse, og har i flere tilfælde pustet til GTX670, der altså er et highend kort, i en helt anden klasse. Tilbehørspakken er...

International Review By Les Numériques on 100

Il n'y a pas grand-chose à redire sur cette carte qui se démarque de bien belle manière du modèle de référence. Les performances augmentent et le système de dissipation agit de manière efficace et silencieuse....

International Review By NordicHardware on

AMD avrundar lanseringen av deras nya Graphics Core Next-arkitektur på 28nm med grafikkretsar som inriktar sig mot prestandasegmentet. I detta test tar vi oss en närmare titt på grafikkretsen Pitcairn och Radeon HD 7800-serien från AMD med fokus på...

International Review By HardTecs4U on

Die XFX Radeon HD 7870 Black Edition hatte im heutigen Test einige Überraschungen für uns parat. Bei der Performance hat eine Radeon HD 7870 bislang schon unter Beweis gestellt, dass man es mit einem sehr flotten 3D-Pixel-Beschleuniger zu tun...