1080p gaming, do I need a 2GB card? Tags: Graphics Cards Gaming Graphics Last response: January 13, 2012 11:25 PM in Graphics & Displays Share drewsg3 January 13, 2012 11:07:29 PM Rebuilding my system from the ground up.. it's been a while, I'm rocking a q9300 and 4850 lol My next monitor will be a 1080p 24inch display, intel 2500k.. My only hang up is whether to go with a 1GB 6950 or 2GB? Gonna be playing COD, BF3, etc at 1080.. so if the extra gig is worth it, I'll pay for it Or whatever is the best card around $200 will do More about : 1080p gaming 2gb card dummos January 13, 2012 11:16:07 PM bf3 does make use of the extra vram my 2gb 6970 uses 1.8gb while playing 64 player m 0 l rocknrollz a b U Graphics card January 13, 2012 11:25:52 PM If you had 3 GB you would probably see 2.8 used. If you have it, the game will use it. There is always something a game can use the extra mem. for. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Do in Need more Than 2Gb vram for 1080p Gaming ? Forum Solvedwhat gfx card will i need to run today's CoD games smoothly at 1080p? Forum SolvedIs the MSI R7 265 2GB GDDR5 OC good enough for 1080p gaming? Forum SolvedWould an R7 250 1GB GDDR5 + A10-7700k dual graphics be better than an R7 260X 2GB GDDR5 with the same APU for gaming at 1080p? Forum SolvedGTX 770 2GB or 4GB for triple 1080p gaming Forum SolvedMinimum amount of video card memory needed for maxed 1080p gaming? Forum Solved1080p games on Asus HD 6670 2gb ddr3 Forum SolvedCan games ever use more than 2GB's of vram on a 1920 x 1080p monitor? Forum SolvedWhich Graphic Card Will be better & give better performance in 1080p gaming.? Forum Solvedi need a graphics card for just playing pes 2015 at 1080p? Forum GTX 770 2GB really enough for 1080p Gaming for recent/future games ? Forum Need to know if the Gigabyte Radeon HD 6670 2GB Video Card will work for gaming on my PC Forum SolvedNeed help to find parts for a gaming pc that will run BF4 on ultra at 1080p with 60+fps with overclock and later upgrade optio Forum SolvedNeed help with AMD build for gaming at 1080p with ultra/maxxed settings. Forum SolvedWhich card is best for 1080p gaming for the next 2-3 years? R9 280x or gtx 770? Forum SolvedWhat is the best graphics card for 1080p gaming on a 144Hz monitor (no 3D) Forum SolvedDoes the Asus Z87 Sabertooth support a wireless card? Also is the EVGA GTX 770 good for 1080p gaming on max/high setting? Forum 2Gb VRAM, enough for 1080p gaming for next few years? Forum SolvedFirst time Builder needs advise and suggestions for components that can handle 1080p gaming at or over 50 fps on high Forum SolvedI need a 1080p monitor for gaming under 130? 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 !