Solved SAPPHIRE HD 7970 GHz Edition 6GB GDDR5 VAPOR-X vs SAPPHIRE HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB GDDR5 VAPOR-X Tags: Monitors HD Sapphire Graphics Last response: November 15, 2013 1:34 AM in Graphics & Displays Share warlock101 November 13, 2013 11:53:02 PM On a single monitor setup which would be best? my monitor is 19" plan on going 24" soon also the cpu running it will be i5-2500k im trying to build a future proof machine (5-10 years) any advice is most welcome. More about : sapphire 7970 ghz edition 6gb gddr5 vapor sapphire 7970 ghz edition 3gb gddr5 vapor Best solution smeezekitty a b C Monitor November 13, 2013 11:58:44 PM Assuming 1920x1080, 3 GB should be enough. If you plan on going higher soon then you might consider more VRAM. Don't expect any machine to run games decently after 10 years. After 10 years, even high end machines are generally considered low end. Share Anub1s November 14, 2013 12:03:27 AM If gaming, that is nowhere near 5-10 year future proof. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer warlock101 November 15, 2013 1:34:59 AM smeezekitty said:Assuming 1920x1080, 3 GB should be enough. If you plan on going higher soon then you might consider more VRAM. Don't expect any machine to run games decently after 10 years. After 10 years, even high end machines are generally considered low end. so basically how long would it last until i have to absolutely replace the graphic card? and also will the 6gb underperform with a single monitor compared to the 3gb ?? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSAPPHIRE Vapor-X AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 6GB vs Gigabyte AMD Radeon HD 7970 OC 3GB GDDR5 Forum Sapphire HD 7970 GHz Edition 6GB GDDR5 VAPOR-X used for AutoCAD and Games Forum Have to get new card due to RMA SAPPHIRE HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB GDDR5 VAPOR-X? Forum SolvedSAPPHIRE Vapor-X Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB vs MSI N770 Lightning GeForce GTX 770 2GB Forum ASUS ROG MATRIX-HD7970-P-3GD5 vs. SAPPHIRE VAPOR-X HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Forum SolvedNeed Advice on SAPPHIRE Vapor-X Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Forum Sapphire HD 7970 Vapor-X GHz Edition 6Gb or MSI N670 Power Edition SLI Forum Sapphire VAPOR-X HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB (11197-12-40G) Forum SolvedHD 7970 Vapor-X 6gb or GTX 780 ghz edition 3gb Forum MSI Lightning GTX 680 2GB vs SAPPHIRE Vapor-X 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Forum HD 7970 GHz Edition 3Gb GDDR5 v. HD 7970 GHz Edition 6Gb GDDR5 Forum SolvedSapphire HD 7970 Vapor-x NON Ghz Edition? Forum SolvedSapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition Vapor-X not recognized by my cpu Forum SolvedProblems with Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon HD 7970 Ghz Edition Forum Is a Sapphire AMD radeon hd 7970 (Vapor-x GHZ edition) compatible with a dell xps 8300? Forum SAPPHIRE VAPOR-X HD 7970 GHz Edition - Cooling Forum Few questions about the Sapphire HD 7970 Vapor-X GHz edition 3 GB Forum 2x Sapphire HD 7870 Ghz Edition OC or Sapphire Vapor-X HD 7970 6 GB Editon Forum [Graphics Cards] Overclocking Sapphire HD 7970 vapor-x Ghz edition Forum Sapphire 7970 OC vs Vapor-X GHz 3GB vs GHz 6GB vs Toxic Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !