Which graphics card is better? Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: December 26, 2012 4:48 AM in Graphics & Displays Share brandon236 December 26, 2012 2:52:30 AM So I have 2 graphics cards and both of them appear to run games at the same speed but which one is better in terms of appearance. One is an: ATI radeon HD 6850 The other on is: Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 So if these 2 were side by side on a shelf at a store and you could buy one which one should you buy? More about : graphics card beeding December 26, 2012 3:08:07 AM GTX 650 has 2gb GDDR5. It has a higher Effective memory clock, and a higher core clock. Gtx 650 looks nicer and costs 169.99 on NewEgg Effective Mem Clock: 5650: 5400MHZ 6850: 4000MHZ Core Clock: 5650: 928 Mhz 6850 700MHz GTX 650 uses a higher level of OpenGL scoring in at 4.3 and the 6850 has 4.1. The GTX650 is succeeded by the 6850 in terms of Memory Interface. The Gtx650 has 128 bit whereas the 6850 has 256 bit. They both are 6 pin, meaning they require to be plugged in by the PSU. 6850 needs a 500 watt or greater PSU. The 650 needs a 400 watt. If your motherboard is a bit old, it wont support the GTX 560. Since it uses PCI-E 3. m 0 l brandon236 December 26, 2012 3:15:42 AM So you're saying they're both the same? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer brandon236 December 26, 2012 4:48:06 AM My question wasn't describe both cards my question was which one is better. I've looked at the specs lots of times and I know what both do but I want to know which one would you buy at a store if your computer can run both. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich Graphics Card Is Better? Forum Solvedwhich graphics card is better Forum SolvedWhich is better? 4gb DDR3 or 1gb DDR5 Graphics card? Forum SolvedWhich Graphics card is better and by how much? Forum SolvedWhich Graphics Card is better? Forum SolvedQuick Question : Which is the better graphics card from these three? Forum SolvedWhich graphics card is better? Forum Solvedwhich graphics card is better? msi GTX 770 2 GIGS OR pny 770 4 GIGS Forum Solvedwhich graphics card is better? msi GTX 770 2 GIGS OR pny 770 4 GIGS Forum Solvedwhich graphics card is better Forum SolvedWhich Graphics Card is Better? Forum SolvedWhich is a better graphics card? Forum SolvedWhich graphics card is better the gt 750m Sli or the gtx 860m? Forum SolvedWhich graphics card is better and why, Asus Gefocre GTX 770 or the Evga Geforce GTX 760 Forum SolvedWhich Graphics Card is better? Forum SolvedWhich Graphics Card is better? Forum Solvedwhich graphics card is better for gaming Forum SolvedSystem Build:Which is better? Cpu and graphics card Forum SolvedWhich graphics card is better? Forum SolvedI need a low profile graphics card. After looking for hours I've found two and can't find which is better. It's between the EV 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 !