6950 v 7970 Tags: Graphics Cards FPS Graphics Last response: December 26, 2012 5:57 PM in Graphics & Displays Share palwal December 26, 2012 5:17:51 PM Is the upgrade from a 6950 to a 7970 worth it?, What diffrences will I see in fps. Currently playing Skyrim Old card http://hexus.net/tech/reviews/graphics/32246-xfx-radeon... Newcard https://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=G... More about : 6950 7970 the great randini a b U Graphics card December 26, 2012 5:39:15 PM do you belive that your gpu is your bottleneck? that card should crush skyrim. what is the rest of your build? J_E_D_70 a b U Graphics card December 26, 2012 5:41:50 PM go here, check the two cards, click compare. check several different games. http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/2012-vga-gpgpu/13-Ba... Related resources Installation of Accelero Xtreme 7970 on HIS Radeon 6950 2gb - Forum Cf6950's or 7970 upgrade? - Forum First gaming computer build: Intel i5-3570k Asus P8Z77-V LX Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 - Forum 7970 OC with 550W PSU 32AMPS in +12V rail - Forum GTX 760 v. 7970 Question - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer palwal December 26, 2012 5:44:15 PM Vanilla skyrim runs fine but once I get to adding mods it slows down the great randini a b U Graphics card December 26, 2012 5:44:15 PM http://benchmark3d.com/the-elder-scrolls-v-skyrim-bench... djangoringo a c 109 U Graphics card December 26, 2012 5:44:43 PM For skyrim you're better off with a nvidia 670 gtx. palwal December 26, 2012 5:46:44 PM Nvidia isnt an option for me palwal December 26, 2012 5:46:49 PM Forgot to mention I have a i5 2500k @4.1ghz and 8gb corsair vengeance Ram ilysaml a c 143 U Graphics card December 26, 2012 5:57:16 PM Wait for the newer series and get the top card to feel a 100% performance boost, it gets slow because the VRAM is filled up quickly or reaches a high limit. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved7970 v 7770 crossfire v 6870x2 Forum SolvedAsus HD7950-DC2T-3GD5 V2 vs Asus HD7970-DC2-3GD5 Forum SolvedPowecolor HD7970 925MHZ 3GB V3 or Gigabyte GTX 670 OC 980MHZ 2GB 6.0GHZ Forum SolvedMinimum radiator amount for 4.8ghz 4770k + single 7970 1.3v? Forum Solved7970 V. 770: There's more to it Forum SolvedKeep my H.I.S. 5870 Turbo V or do I upgrade to Sapphire 6950 2gb Forum Solved670 v 680 v 7970/ 4gb v 3gb v 2gb Forum SolvedWill a thermaltake v4 fit a HIS 6950? Forum SolvedSapphire 7970 OC V2 vs V1? Forum Pairing a 6950 with a 7950 or 7970? Forum 2xHd 6950 2Gb or 1 Hd 7970?? Forum SolvedAntec 902 V3 w/ P8P67 Pro, 2 x 6950, Corsair AX850 Forum SolvedWill a 6950 fit in a Thermaltake v5 case? Forum HD 6950 or wait for an HD 7950/7970? Forum 6950x2 --> 7970 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 !