7870 vs 7950 Tags: Radeon Graphics Cards Sapphire Graphics Product Last response: October 16, 2012 6:19 PM in Graphics & Displays Share reubenno October 16, 2012 5:13:59 PM Hi all, I have been looking at building my first gaming pc and I was wondering which graphics card I should get Sapphire Radeon HD 7870 Ghz edition £187 Or Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 OC vapor X £237 Which card should I get? I will be playing on one (or two) 1920x1080 monitors. I also want the graphics card to last a long time. Thanks More about : 7870 7950 wanderer11 a b U Graphics card October 16, 2012 5:19:37 PM 7950 for sure. I have a Sapphire 7870 and it isn't quite powerful enough for me. reubenno October 16, 2012 5:45:50 PM Okay thanks. Is it really worth the extra £50 though? Related resources 7870 LE vs 7950 - Forum HD 7870 GHz vs HD 7870 Tahiti vs HD 7950 - Forum [Q] 7950 Vs 7870 Vs GTX 660Ti - Forum AMD 7870/7950 vs . Nvidia 660ti - Game Specific User Experience - Forum 7870 vs 7950 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer wanderer11 a b U Graphics card October 16, 2012 5:49:31 PM Well that's for you to decide. I think it is. Have a look for yourself. http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/548?vs=550 reubenno October 16, 2012 5:59:22 PM Okay thanks, i'll stick with the 7950 as I also know that its an overclocking monster and can sometimes even beat a stock GTX 680 when heavily overclocked Cheers lchrisk a b U Graphics card October 16, 2012 6:08:50 PM Since you are going to over clock get this one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... reubenno October 16, 2012 6:19:51 PM Im gonna stick with the sapphire oc version as its quite a lot cheaper than the above model. Plus the cooler on the vapor X model is very good for overclocking ive heard. Thanks again Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum7870 ghz vs . 7950 vs . 670 ForumVideo card upgrade, Radeon 7950 vs 7870 ForumGTX 660 TI VS . RADEON 7950 VS . RADEON 7870 ForumGigabyte hd 7870 superclocked vs amd hd 7950 ForumMSI Radeon 7870 HAWK Vs . HIS Radeon 7950 IceQ ForumMSI R 7870 HAWK vs MSI N660 Ti PE 2GD5/OC vs SAPPHIRE Vapor-X 7950 ForumSapphire Radeon 7870 XT vs Radeon 7950 Sapphire or Gigabyte Forum7870 vs 7950 help please ForumMSI 7870 HAWK vs . MSI 660Ti PE OC vs . SAPPHIRE Radeon 7950 Dual-X? ForumGtx 660ti vs 7950 vs 7870 xt joker ForumAMD 7870 vs Gtx 660 ti vs AMD 7950 vs Gtx 660 ForumAmd 7870 OC VERSION VS AMD 7950 Forum6970 vs 7950 vs 7850 vs 7870 ForumI5-3470 + 7950 3GB VS i5-3570K + 7870 2GB ForumNeed a card By lt_dan_zsu, 2 hours ago: It looks like the 7850 is a little higher, but it's nothing... 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 !