Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 or EVGA GeForce GTX 560 Ti DS

2 replies [Last post]
doggman's picture
Joined: 02/17/2012
Posts: 48

I am helping someone build a computer and I am stuck with the two graphics cards in the title. From what I have heard, the Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 beats it in most cases but not by a lot. From where I come from, the EVGA GeForce GTX 560 Ti DS is a little lower in price. Thus, I am stuck with the question: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 or EVGA GeForce GTX 560 Ti DS?

Razear's picture
Joined: 12/30/2008
Posts: 1127

It is relatively similar to the 560 Ti but has the benefits of having quite a bit lower temps and power consumption. Check out this review:

spawnkiller's picture
Joined: 05/06/2012
Posts: 310

i second, the 7850 is a powerfull card and it's a direct concurent of the 560ti... The HD7850 is 5-10% faster and consume about 40w less than the 560ti and have 2gb of memory vs 1gb for the 560ti (more futureproof) and it's not the overclock version vs the 560ti superclock and it's still outperform the geforce. So for 15-20$ i'd go with the radeon...

Gaming PC: MSI Z77A-G45 ::: Intel Core I7 3770k @ 4.83Ghz ::: EVGA GTX680SC Signature ~1300mhz Boost/7122mhz ram ::: 16GB 4*4gb G.Skill 2240mhz CL10 ::: ASUS Xonar DX ::: Crucial M4 128gb (windows) + Intel 330 180gb (Steam games) + 1TB Caviar Black (storage) ::: Cooler Master Silent Pro Gold M1000 ::: Antec P280 ::: Noctua NHU12P SE2 ::: ASUS VE247H ::: Logitech G510 ::: Cooler Master Storm Sentinel II ::: Logitech X530 ::: Steelseries Siberia V-2 Black & gold edition

98% Of people under 25 surround their minds with rap music, if you're part of the 2% that stayed with rock, put this in your signature, ROCK IS BETTER!