Graphic cards

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Radeon HD 5970

About AMD Radeon HD 5970

AMD Radeon HD 5970 is graphic card manufactured by AMD and launched in Q3 2012 . It's using PCIe 2.0 x16 bus type. It has core clock of 850 MHz and 2048 MB (2GB) of memory . It supports DirectX 11 and OpenGL 4.4 . This graphic card is used in Desktop devices and can consume up to 294 watts of power .

AMD Radeon HD 5970 logo

Component specifications

Desktop
Used in
AMD
Factory
PCIe 2.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
Q3 2012
Launched
2048 - 4096 MB
Memory
725 - 850 MHz
Core Clock
1000 MHz
Effective Clock
DirectX 11
DirectX
OpenGL 4.4
OpenGL
294 W
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
304 mm
Length
1 - 3
Cooling Fans
2
Case Slots
2-way
CrossFire
Overall Score 24347
Benchmark Score 5928
2D Benchmark Score 416.1
Future Proof 22%

Component performance

23 FPS
Average DirectX performance
60.8 FPS
DirectX 9 performance
13.9 FPS
DirectX 10 performance
17.1 FPS
DirectX 11 performance
0 FPS
DirectX 12 performance
2993.9 operations/s
Graphic card computing

Compatible processors

Processors that best works with Radeon HD 5970 on 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution in general tasks.

Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-2125

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
LGA1155
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
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Pentium G3258

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2014
Launched
FCLGA1150
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
53 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
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Core2 Quad Q8400

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom II X4 820

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2009
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
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Pentium G3260

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2015
Launched
LGA1150
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
53 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
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Celeron G3900T

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2016
Launched
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium G2140

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2014
Launched
LGA1155
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
55 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Quad Q9505

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Quad Q6700

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
105 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
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Celeron G5905T

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom II X4 910e

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom II X4 B25

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2009
Launched
AM2+
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Quad Q9400

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium G3430

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2013
Launched
FCLGA1150
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
54 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X4 630

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2009
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Extreme Q6800

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
75 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X4 631

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
100 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom II X4 B93

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A6-3670

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2012
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
100 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium G3450

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2014
Launched
FCLGA1150
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
53 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A8-3820

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2012
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
2.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Celeron G3900

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2016
Launched
FCLGA1151
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
51 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Quad Q9450

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Celeron J3455E

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
FCBGA1296
Socket
1.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
10 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.5 GHz
Clock
2.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X4 635

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom II X4 920

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2+
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
125 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium G3460

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2014
Launched
LGA1150
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
53 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-3210

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2013
Launched
LGA1155
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
55 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Quad Q9500

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2010
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium G3440

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2014
Launched
LGA1150
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
53 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Celeron G3930

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
FCLGA1151
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
51 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X4 640

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-2100

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2011
Launched
LGA1155
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom 9750

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
AM2+
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
125 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A6-7480

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2019
Launched
FM2+
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A6-3620

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2012
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
2.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X3 455

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
3
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
3
Cores
3
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 5370

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2016
Launched
AM1
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
25 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A6-9500

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2016
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X4 610e

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Quad Q8300

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon X3330

Server
Used in
Q2 2010
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon L5420

Server
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA771
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
50 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5462

Server
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA771
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon X5472

Server
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA771
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
120 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon X3353

Server
Used in
Q2 2014
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5430

Server
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA771
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E3-1220L V2

Server
Used in
Q1 2014
Launched
LGA1155
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
17 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon X3323

Server
Used in
Q2 2014
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5345

Server
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA771
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
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Average frames per second

AMD Radeon HD 5970 can run games with frames per second ranging from 46.4 FPS up to 140.3 FPS depending on game settings with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings this processor can achieve on average around 46.4 FPS .
  • On high settings this processor can achieve on average around 83.5 FPS .
  • On medium settings this processor can achieve on average around 100.2 FPS .
  • On low settings this processor can achieve on average around 140.3 FPS .

Frames per second calculator

Game Grand Theft Auto V

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

Graphic card AMD Radeon HD 5970

Number of frames per second for AMD Radeon HD 5970 graphic card in Grand Theft Auto V game with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution. When there isn't bottleneck in configuration, AMD Radeon HD 5970 can achieve from 31.3 FPS up to 142.1 FPS frames per second while running Grand Theft Auto V game on 1920 x 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings AMD Radeon HD 5970 can achieve from 31.3 FPS up to 47.0 FPS , with average around 39.2 FPS .
  • On high settings AMD Radeon HD 5970 can achieve from 56.3 FPS up to 84.6 FPS , with average around 70.5 FPS .
  • On medium settings AMD Radeon HD 5970 can achieve from 67.6 FPS up to 101.5 FPS , with average around 84.6 FPS .
  • On low settings AMD Radeon HD 5970 can achieve from 94.6 FPS up to 142.1 FPS , with average around 118.4 FPS .

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Desktop
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x4
Motherboard Bus
1227 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
1227 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
30 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Used in
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Core Clock
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Used in
Q3 2012
Launched
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Desktop
Used in
Q3 2012
Launched
PCIe 2.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
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Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
850 MHz
Core Clock
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Memory
228 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Used in
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Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
1020 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
1020 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
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80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Used in
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Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
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1033 MHz
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Thermal Design Power TDP
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Used in
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