Radeon video card question - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 04-01-2011, 01:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 19
Default Radeon video card question

Ok so I'm really stuck. This is the first computer I'm really upgrading and I've done reading but by the end of the day my head is spinning. I'm looking at two graphic cards both by Radeon. The one is AMD Radeon HD 6570. The other is the ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics. Both have 1 GB of DDR3 memory. This computer would be mostly for gaming, Call of Duty UO, Call of Duty uo Modern weapons mod, COD 5, Company of Heroes games like that. I don't know which one to get that is I don't know which would be best to have quick smooth play, no lag and good FPS with no lag. BTW the processer for this comp will be an AMD Phenom II six qore processer. Someone is making this comp for me and they're putting it in at a slight discount for me. I've done alot of reading about the 5570 card and by most it seems ok not great. It can run most games but not really high end games like Crysis and Bad Company 2. On the other hand the 6570 seems to be able to run both low end and high end games. I'm stuck becuase I dont need overkill but I don't want to get the comp and say wow this video card is trash it can't even run COD UO or COD 5 with no lag.
__________________

RDS1220 is offline  
Old 04-02-2011, 04:44 AM   #2 (permalink)
I don't overclock
 
Fat.Clown's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: offline
Posts: 3,326
Default Re: Radeon video card question

Both sucks.

for gaming bare minimum a HD 5770.

What's your price range and what resolution will you be playing on anyway?
Fat.Clown is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
AMD ATI Radeon HD 5970 Video Card Muffin Man New Technology and Products 13 11-24-2009 08:38 AM
AMD ATI Radeon HD 5850 Video Card Osiris New Technology and Products 4 09-30-2009 10:39 PM
ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro video card Nahledge Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 8 09-28-2009 12:24 AM
ATI AIW RADEON 9000 PRO vs. ATI AIW RADEON 9600 Video Card Wicked15 Monitors, Printers and Peripherals 4 07-06-2004 03:26 AM
ATI Radeon 9600 XT: Video Card Question illippinno Monitors, Printers and Peripherals 2 12-24-2003 03:41 AM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:45 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.