Powercolor Radeon 7950 vs XFX Black Edition 7950 Tags: Graphics Cards PowerColor Intel i5 Radeon Graphics Product Last response: December 28, 2012 1:50 AM in Graphics & Displays Share caltiger123 December 27, 2012 3:12:50 AM Ok so I have found a powercolor 7950 like this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... and a REFURBISHED XFX BE 7950 like this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... for about the same price.... What should I go for? This is for a new system I am planning to build with a i5 3570k and it is for gaming More about : powercolor radeon 7950 xfx black edition 7950 lt_dan_zsu a b U Graphics card December 27, 2012 4:16:42 AM Obviously the not refurbished one by power color. Sumukh_Bhagat a b U Graphics card December 27, 2012 4:49:27 AM Get a new one. Powercolor card is discontinued And XFX is out of stock Get this instead. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Related resources How good is the 2GB XFX Radeon HD 7850 DD Black Edition ? - Forum XFX 7870 Ghz DD vs Powercolor 7870 Tahiti - Forum HD 7870 GHz vs HD 7870 Tahiti vs HD 7950 - Forum Trading my xfx 7970 black edition for 7950 - Forum XFX Double D 7950 VS XFX 7950 Black Edition - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DarkSable a b U Graphics card December 27, 2012 4:53:30 AM The thing is, neither of those are amazing brands. I'd go with a more reliable 7870, myself. caltiger123 December 27, 2012 1:15:54 PM Thanks for the replies..... What if I could get either for around $200? lt_dan_zsu a b U Graphics card December 27, 2012 8:31:07 PM I would always go for the new one, and that is a good deal. caltiger123 December 27, 2012 8:37:40 PM Is it ok to buy older or discontinued cards though? Sumukh_Bhagat a b U Graphics card December 28, 2012 1:50:39 AM Older cards have usually less features. Discontinued cards always are Hard to find. So get that Gigabyte one I recommended. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGtx 660ti(2gb) vs Radeon HD 7950 3gb ForumPowerColor/Gigabyte/Asus/Sapphire/XFX 7970 ForumI7-3770k with XFX Radeon HD 7950 BLACK ForumPowercolor 7950 vs Sapphire 7950 varities ForumSapphire HD 7950 OC ed vs . Powercolor hd7970 ForumRadeon HD 7950 Issue ForumGtx 660ti vs amd 7950 ForumHow much should I sell XFX 7950 For? ForumRadeon 7950 oc edition vs gtx 670 ForumAMD Radeon 7870 OC Edition vs . AMD Radeon 7950 Stock ForumMSI Twin Frozr Vs XFX HD Black edition Forum2 HD7970 vs 2 GTX670 vs 2 HD 7950 vs 2GTX660Ti vs GTX680 ForumHD 7870 ForumGraphic card selection 2x 7770,1x 7870 or 1x 7950 ForumCan a Radeon 7350 easily drive a 1080p display? 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 !