Graphic Cards

AMD Radeon HD 7970 logo

Radeon HD 7970

AMD Radeon HD 7970 logo

Component specifications

Desktop
Used in
AMD
Factory
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
Q3 2012
Launched
3072 - 6144 MB
Memory
GDDR5
Memory Type
925 - 1100 MHz
Core Clock
975 MHz
Boost Clock
4 - 6600 MHz
Effective Clock
DirectX 12
DirectX
OpenGL 4.4
OpenGL
250 - 270 W
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
236 - 320 mm
Length
1 - 3
Cooling Fans
2 - 3
Case Slots
4-way
CrossFire
Overall Score 5376
Benchmark Score 13401
2D Benchmark Score 732.9
Future proof 24%

About AMD Radeon HD 7970

AMD Radeon HD 7970 is graphic card manufactured by AMD and launched in Q3 2012 . It's using PCIe 3.0 x16 bus type. It has core clock of 1000 MHz and 3072 MB (3GB) of memory . It supports DirectX 12 and OpenGL 4.4 . This graphic card is used in Desktop devices and can consume up to 250 watts of power .

Predicted component performance

66.4 FPS
Average DirectX Performance
51.8 FPS
DirectX 9 Performance
70 FPS
DirectX 10 Performance
123.7 FPS
DirectX 11 Performance
20 FPS
DirectX 12 Performance
3370.3 operations/s
Graphic card computing

Compatible processors

Processors that best works with Radeon HD 7970 on 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution in general tasks.

Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
68 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Celeron logo Intel Celeron logo

Celeron

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PPGA478
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
66 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA423
Socket
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
64 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
38 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA423
Socket
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
58 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Celeron logo Intel Celeron logo

Celeron

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PPGA478
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
53 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
60 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
54 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
2.9 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2.9 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
58 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
57 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
66 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
61 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Athlon XP 1700+ logo AMD Athlon XP 1700+ logo

Athlon XP 1700+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
Socket A
Socket
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
64 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Atom D410 logo Intel Atom D410 logo

Atom D410

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2010
Launched
BGA559
Socket
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
10 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
AMD Sempron 2200+ logo AMD Sempron 2200+ logo

Sempron 2200+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
Socket A
Socket
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Atom E3815 logo Intel Atom E3815 logo

Atom E3815

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2014
Launched
FCBGA1170
Socket
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
5 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Celeron logo Intel Celeron logo

Celeron

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PPGA478
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
68 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Athlon XP 1800+ logo AMD Athlon XP 1800+ logo

Athlon XP 1800+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
Socket A
Socket
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
66 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.5 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Athlon XP 2000+ logo AMD Athlon XP 2000+ logo

Athlon XP 2000+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
Socket A
Socket
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
70 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron 2500+ logo AMD Sempron 2500+ logo

Sempron 2500+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
Socket A
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron 2400+ logo AMD Sempron 2400+ logo

Sempron 2400+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
Socket A
Socket
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1.7 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Atom 230 logo Intel Atom 230 logo

Atom 230

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
BGA437
Socket
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
4 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
69 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
Intel Mobile Pentium 4 logo Intel Mobile Pentium 4 logo

Mobile Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
82 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
Intel Atom D425 logo Intel Atom D425 logo

Atom D425

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2011
Launched
BGA559
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
10 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
Intel Atom D2500 logo Intel Atom D2500 logo

Atom D2500

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2012
Launched
BGA559
Socket
1.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
10 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD Sempron 3500+ logo AMD Sempron 3500+ logo

Sempron 3500+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Celeron D 347 logo Intel Celeron D 347 logo

Celeron D 347

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PLGA775
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
86 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PGA478
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
70 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
Intel Celeron 420 logo Intel Celeron 420 logo

Celeron 420

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron 2800+ logo AMD Sempron 2800+ logo

Sempron 2800+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
AM2
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron 3200+ logo AMD Sempron 3200+ logo

Sempron 3200+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron LE-1150 logo AMD Sempron LE-1150 logo

Sempron LE-1150

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Celeron D 356 logo Intel Celeron D 356 logo

Celeron D 356

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PLGA775
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
86 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PGA478
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
82 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
AMD Sempron 2600+ logo AMD Sempron 2600+ logo

Sempron 2600+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
Socket A
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2018
Launched
3.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
AMD Athlon XP 3000+ logo AMD Athlon XP 3000+ logo

Athlon XP 3000+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
Socket A
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron 3000+ logo AMD Sempron 3000+ logo

Sempron 3000+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
AM2
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Athlon 2650e logo AMD Athlon 2650e logo

Athlon 2650e

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.6 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Celeron D 352 logo Intel Celeron D 352 logo

Celeron D 352

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PLGA775
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
86 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Celeron 430 logo Intel Celeron 430 logo

Celeron 430

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron 3400+ logo AMD Sempron 3400+ logo

Sempron 3400+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
AM2
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron 3100+ logo AMD Sempron 3100+ logo

Sempron 3100+

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
754
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PGA478
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
89 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
AMD Athlon 64 3000+ logo AMD Athlon 64 3000+ logo

Athlon 64 3000+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
Socket 754
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
89 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
AMD Sempron LE-1250 logo AMD Sempron LE-1250 logo

Sempron LE-1250

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads
Intel Pentium 4 logo Intel Pentium 4 logo

Pentium 4

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PGA478
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
82 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
2
Threads
AMD Sempron 3300+ logo AMD Sempron 3300+ logo

Sempron 3300+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
754
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
62 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
1
Cores
1
Threads

Average frames per second

Radeon HD 7970 can run games with frames per second ranging from 54.0 FPS up to 154.0 FPS depending on game settings.

  • On ultra settings this processor can achieve on average around 54.0 FPS .
  • On high settings this processor can achieve on average around 103.0 FPS .
  • On medium settings this processor can achieve on average around 111.6 FPS .
  • On low settings this processor can achieve on average around 154.0 FPS .

Frames per second calculator

game Grand Theft Auto V

Screen resolution 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p))

Graphic Card AMD Radeon HD 7970

Number of frames per second for AMD Radeon HD 7970 graphic card in Grand Theft Auto V game with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution. When there isn't bottleneck in configuration, AMD Radeon HD 7970 can achieve from 30.9 FPS up to 221.5 FPS frames per second while running Grand Theft Auto V game on 1920 x 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings AMD Radeon HD 7970 can achieve from 30.9 FPS up to 77.6 FPS , with average around 44.4 FPS .
  • On high settings AMD Radeon HD 7970 can achieve from 59.0 FPS up to 148.3 FPS , with average around 84.7 FPS .
  • On medium settings AMD Radeon HD 7970 can achieve from 63.9 FPS up to 160.6 FPS , with average around 91.8 FPS .
  • On low settings AMD Radeon HD 7970 can achieve from 88.1 FPS up to 221.5 FPS , with average around 126.6 FPS .

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Memory
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Core Clock
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Thermal Design Power TDP
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Desktop
Used in
Q3 2012
Launched
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Memory
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Core Clock
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Memory
170 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Desktop
Used in
Q2 2012
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
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Core Clock
3072 MB
Memory
850 MHz
Core Clock
3072 MB
Memory
200 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 logo NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 logo

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Desktop
Used in
Q3 2015
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
1024 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
1024 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
90 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Mobile
Used in
Q4 2014
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
750 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
750 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
125 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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GeForce GTX 760 Ti

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2014
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
915 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
915 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
170 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
AMD Radeon R9 M395 logo AMD Radeon R9 M395 logo

Radeon R9 M395

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2015
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
2048 MB
Memory
2048 MB
Memory
125 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Max-Q Design)

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2018
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
1151 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
1151 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
Configuration Settings
Screen resolution Screen resolution image
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Screen resolution image
Gaming astronaut image
video game
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Purpose
Required
General Tasks

General Tasks

Processor Intense Tasks

Processor Intense Tasks

Graphic Card Intense Tasks

Graphic Card Intense Tasks