Solved Is the AMD Radeon HD 6970 HD still considered a high end card??? Tags: GPUs RAM HD Components Last response: March 1, 2013 12:14 PM in Components Share balgoth17 March 1, 2013 2:01:58 AM I'm wondering if my GPU is still decent for gaming. I'm thinking about upgrading my rig, and want to know if my GPU will be lacking. Old rig: Phenom II 965, 4GB RAM, HD 6970 2GB. New rig: (If I decide to upgrade) i5 3570k, 8GB RAM, HD 6970 2GB. Thanks!!! More about : amd radeon 6970 considered high end card balgoth17 March 1, 2013 2:05:33 AM Whoops!!! I guess I ment to ask if its still a beast of a card, lol! Best solution ChilledGrease March 1, 2013 2:45:34 AM It's still a relatively nice cards, but as demonstrated by these graphs, if you want to play Crysis 3, you're gonna have a bad time. Related resources Radeon HD 6970 cross vs nvidia 670 - Forum AMD HD 6970 Crossfire or GTX 570 Superclocked SLI? - Forum Is Radeon HD 6970 compatible with Asus M2N68-AM SE2 Motherboard - Forum Cooling options for Dual Radeon HD 6970 's - Forum AMD Radeon HD 6970 Series - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer balgoth17 March 1, 2013 12:13:27 PM Best answer selected by balgoth17. balgoth17 March 1, 2013 12:14:59 PM ChilledGrease said:It's still a relatively nice cards, but as demonstrated by these graphs, if you want to play Crysis 3, you're gonna have a bad time. Thanks!!! I think I'm gonna try and sell my HD 6970, and go for a GTX 670! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumATI Radeon HD 6970 ForumGFX Card Suggestion: NVIDIA GTX570 vs AMD HD6970 ForumWhat card can maxout crysis 2 dx11 high res texture at full hd ? ForumIs watercooled HD 6970 Tri-Crossfire the ultimate graphics solution? ForumIntel Pentium E2180 help Forum[Solved] 140$ AMD CPU ForumRadeon HD 7660D discrete MSI gtx460 hawk? ForumVideo Card Driver Keeps crashing. Cheap PSU? ForumAMD 8350 vs Current Setup ForumWill high idle temps harm my pc? ForumHEY GUYS CAN I OVERCLOCK AMD FX 8150 ON STOCK FAN ForumIntel core 2 quad or AMD phenom x4 ??? ForumTrending High Static Pressure Fans ForumWhat processor do I need to replace AMD Sperion 80gb for Windows 7 Ultimate? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !