HD 4870 with Core i7-965 benchmarks at Ultra Quality quality settings

This combination between HD 4870 and Intel Core i7-965 @ 3.20GHz has less than 15% bottleneck in many games and can cause minor FPS loss. View Current Price List

ATI Radeon HD 4870
Price $ 299 4/5 Very Good
Year 2008 1/5 Weak
Series HD 4870
Maximum Recorded Temperature C 5/5 Excellent
Max Fan Noise dB 5/5 Excellent
Recommended Power Supply W 5/5 Excellent
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-965 @ 3.20GHz ($139.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0 FPS 5/5 Excellent
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 40 FPS 2/5 Acceptable
Average 1440p Performance 0 FPS 1/5 Weak
Average 4K Performance 0 FPS 1/5 Weak
Memory GB 1/5 Weak
Overall Combination Score 52/100 Good
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Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2011 Portal 2
71 FPS
2010 Starcraft II
29 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
19 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second

HD 4870 Specifications

Board Design

Board NumberB507
Length9.84 inches 250 mm
Outputs2x DVI1x S-Video
Power Connectors2x 6-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP150 W

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock750 MHz
Memory Clock900 MHz 3600 MHz effective

Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 2.0 x16
GenerationRadeon R700 (HD 4800)
Launch Price299 USD
ProductionEnd-of-life
Release DateJun 25th, 2008

Graphics Features

DirectX10.1
OpenCL1.1
OpenGL3.3
Shader Model4.1
VulkanN/A

Graphics Processor

ArchitectureTeraScale
Die Size256 mm²
GPU NameRV770
GPU VariantRV770 XT (215-0669049)
Process Size55 nm
Transistors956 million

Memory

Bandwidth115.2 GB/s
Memory Bus256 bit
Memory Size512 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

Render Config

Compute Units10
ROPs16
Shading Units800
TMUs40

Theoretical Performance

FP32 (float) performance1,200 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance240.0 GFLOPS (1:5)
Pixel Rate12.00 GPixel/s
Texture Rate30.00 GTexel/s

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