Solved Can RADEON R6870 do HD video editing and gaming Tags: Graphics Cards Gaming Video Editing HD Radeon Graphics Product Last response: May 22, 2012 5:38 AM in Graphics & Displays Share PinkGecko May 10, 2012 8:06:51 AM Hello, I'm building a video&photo editing machine and am still learning all the interactions between hardware. First priority is HD video editing, photo editing, gaming. Will RADEON R6870 work? Does graphics card play a role in video editing at all? I want to go i7 processor, don't know which one yet. The computer shop recommended a Z68 motherboard. More about : radeon r6870 video editing gaming sunnk a c 84 U Graphics card May 10, 2012 8:57:57 AM yes that card is good for video editing,photo editing and gaming on the resolution of 1080p with high settings. PinkGecko May 10, 2012 10:15:47 AM Nice quick answer - thanks! Will you consider it the best option? Can I do better? Or perhaps overkill? Related resources Want HD video &photo editing powerhouse, please comment on specs - Forum HD Radeon 6870 + 42" HDTV = bad combination? - Forum Upgrade for video editing - Forum Upgrade from Radeon HD 4870 1g - Forum Constructing Affordable Gaming PC - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution sunnk a c 84 U Graphics card May 10, 2012 10:26:53 AM yes it is the best option for price/performance. no need to go over that card it will clear up your needs. its not an overkill but its an good gpu for all that things that you wanna do. PinkGecko May 12, 2012 8:59:25 AM Thanks guys, card bought! sunnk a c 84 U Graphics card May 12, 2012 11:13:57 AM ok be happy with that card good luck. PinkGecko May 22, 2012 5:38:52 AM Best answer selected by PinkGecko. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumATI Radeon HD 5870 vs. nVidia GeForce GTS 240 for Video Editing ForumWhat custom Radeon 6870 should I be looking out for? ForumHD Video Editing and Gaming - Recommendations ForumATI Radeon HD 5450 1GB DDR3 video editing ForumHelp on a 2500$ budget gaming/video editing build ForumBuilding a gaming computer ForumI Need a Video Editing Beast (no gaming , just filmmaking) ForumNew Build for Video-Editing , Illustration, and Gaming ForumBuilding a Gaming desktop ForumAsus 660ti DCU2 SLI, 680 DCU2 TOP or 7970 Matrix ForumCan 650w Power 2x Radeon 6850 ForumWant 2 buy Graphic card for gaming (NOOB Here) ForumUpgrading AMD Radeon HD 6550D for Diablo III ForumWhich Radeon card for 4 displays? 2 DVI, 1 DP, 1 HDMI ForumIdentify ati radeon by serial number 610342 002976 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 !