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Mainstream graphics card winner

AMD Radeon HD 6850

AMD Radeon HD 6850

Verdict

Repositioned to the mid-range, it’s the best-value mainstream card on the market

Review Date: 22 Oct 2010

Price when reviewed: £127

Full review

Overall Rating
5 stars out of 6

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Comparison

Product

Radeon HD 6850

AMD Radeon HD 6850

GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost

Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost
Details
Part Code Radeon HD 6850 GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost
Review Date 22 Oct 2010 7 Jun 2013
Price ex VAT £127 £125
Price inc VAT £149 £150
Performance 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Features & Design 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Value for Money 6 stars out of 6 6 stars out of 6
Overall rating 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Core Specifications
Graphics card interface PCI Express PCI Express 3.0
Cooling type Active Active
Graphics chipset AMD Radeon HD 6850 Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost
Core GPU frequency 775MHz 980MHz
RAM capacity 1,024MB 2.00GB
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5
Standards and compatibility
DirectX version support 11.0 11.0
Shader model support 5.0 5.0
Connectors
DVI-I outputs 2 2
DVI-D outputs 0 0
VGA (D-SUB) outputs 0 0
S-Video outputs 0 0
HDMI outputs 1 1
7-pin TV outputs 0 0
Graphics card power connectors 6-pin 6-pin
Benchmarks
3D performance (crysis) low settings 170fps
3D performance (crysis), medium settings 88fps
3D performance (crysis) high settings 53fps 47fps
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