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Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Is there another way for me to check the graphics card memory? the reason that you are seeing one with 1GB DDR3 and one with 512MB DDR5 is probably a matter more of marketing rather than actual performance difference. Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Tag Search Go to Page...

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from 4 GB ??? .. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? May 12, 2014 at 12:55 PM #19 RCoon Gaming Moderator Staff Member Joined: Apr 19, 2012 Messages: 11,138 (6.21/day) Thanks Received: 9,081 Location: Gypsyland, UK System Specs System Name: Coontang Processor: Sound Card: on board Power Supply: SeaSonic SS-660XP2/Seasonic SS-760XP2 Software: Win 7 Home Premiun 64 Bit I'm with Peter. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/306378-33-512mb-graphics-card

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Cooling: Corsair H115i /Alphacool Eisberg /magnesium/Aluminum heatsink/uh? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817171028 SharpeXB02-23-2010, 11:08 AMyeah, see this one here, the 1gb isn't much imporvement over the 512mb http://www.guru3d.com/article/gigabyte-radeon-hd-4850-1gb-gvr485oc1gi-review/8 allstarAnA02-23-2010, 11:15 AMWhat exactly even makes you think that your power supply can't handle If you play games with lots of large textures then I would go with the 1gb board. It's like saying your GPU has up to 3GB VRAM* *with systems that have 8GB RAM When in actual fact it has 256MB and steals a load from your RAM to

So for HTPC, just get what's cheaper. AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews > Video Components > Home Theater Computers > 1GB DDR3 vs. 512MB DDR5 memory on Graphics card. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. file Attached Files File Type: zip ATI_Radeon_HD_3450_Video_Guide.zip (384.6 KB, 77 views) - HTPC Buyer's Guide - October/November 2011- HTPC Buyer's Guide - December 2010 renethx is offline Quote post #16

Google search VB search Search Home Forums News Forum Latest Industry News Community News & Polls AVS Forum Podcasts Great Found Deals AVS Forum Clubs Special Forums Rumor Mill AVS Forum 512mb Graphics Card Games List Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... bis Memory: 4x4gb HyperX Predator 2800 CL14/2gb DDR2 800/2gb/2gb LPDDR3/3gb LPDDR3 Video Card(s): MSI GTX 1070 ARMOR 8gb OC/8800Ultra/GK20A/Mali 450MP5/Mali T628MP4 Hard Disk(s): 120gb OCZ VertexIII,60gb Patriot Blaze,1tb/8gb SSHD,2xToshiba 1tb/none/16gb+64gb/32gb/16gb+64gb Optical GDDR5 ram in a dedicated HTPC would be overkill, but a card with at least 256MB of dedicated video RAM is a must.

A card that has 1GB of RAM and a 256bit bus will only be able to address 512mb consistently fast... slayvus02-23-2010, 08:42 AMWhat resolution do you play at? Posted via Mobile Device BruinBeer, Aug 28, 2009 #8 BG-0 Joined: Dec 31, 1969 Messages: 6,922 Any other choices than the TT and Gigabyte ones? At the moment a card with 512Mb of ram and a 256Bit memory interface is the best to go for.

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Jul 16, 2010 #5 drew081886 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 26 I specifically avoided the 1GB card because it was more expensive but I guess I just got lucky. A gpu needs to address memory at a much faster rate than a cpu to be as effective, hence the term 'bottleneck'. 512mb Vs 1gb Graphics Card What matters, as you probably know, is the AMPs on the 12v rail(s). Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.

I'm thinking I might eventually just temporarily pick up a DDR5 512MB version and compare them myself to solve my curiosity. http://internetpasswordpro.com/graphics-card/graphics-card-overheating-fix.html Neither is actually that good... No, create an account now. Vario says thanks.

Not actually improving a lot or requiring it though. vBulletin v3.8.7, Copyright ©2000-2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. and see for yourself if it means something either way to you. http://internetpasswordpro.com/graphics-card/best-graphics-card-for-vr.html Are you planning to buy it from eBay?

Just wondering what would be better to get, the benefits of twice the memory on the video card or the additional speed of the DDR5 memory but only half the memory the 5570 is a lower end mainstream card. what cards are they?

There is no straightforward answer... - HTPC Buyer's Guide - October/November 2011- HTPC Buyer's Guide - December 2010 renethx is offline Quote post #13 of 21 Old 06-30-2010, 11:09 AM

Otherwise: Waste of money. Maybe they need to build a few seconds of buffer first? I have purchased it from FLIPKART... spivonious is offline Quote post #7 of 21 Old 06-30-2010, 10:14 AM renethx AVS Forum Club Gold Join Date: Jan 2006 Posts: 16,472 Mentioned: 20 Post(s) Tagged: 1

Surely it's different from drawing 2D objects. What's going on here? My 3 yr old 3870 is just fine for both. http://internetpasswordpro.com/graphics-card/ddr-graphics-card.html Advertisement BruinBeer Thread Starter Joined: May 28, 2009 Messages: 335 I have a Samsung 2033 syncmaster 20" 1600x900 res screen.

Log in or Sign up TechPowerUp Forums www.techpowerup.com Forums > Our Software > GPU-Z > Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! I don't have the power supply to go beyond the 4850 so I figure this might be all I can do. The algorithms must require that memory bandwidth for some reason.