ATI Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6: specs and benchmarks

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ATI Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6
  • Interface PCIe 2.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 850 MHz
  • Max video memory 2 GB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 4800 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2010


ATI started Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 sales 11 March 2010 at a recommended price of $479. This is TeraScale 2 architecture desktop card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 153.6 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 279 mm. One 6-pin and one 8-pin connectors are required, and power consumption is at 228 Watt.

We have no data on Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 benchmark results.

General info

Of Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6's architecture, market segment and release date.

Place in performance ratingnot rated
ArchitectureTeraScale 2 (2009−2015)
GPU code nameCypress
Market segmentDesktop
Release date11 March 2010 (12 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$479

Technical specs

Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores1600of 18432 (AD102)
Core clock speed850 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Number of transistors2,154 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology40 nmof 4 (GeForce RTX 4080 Ti)
Thermal design power (TDP)228 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate68.00of 939.8 (H100 SXM5)
Floating-point performance2,720.0 gflopsof 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

InterfacePCIe 2.0 x16
Length279 mm
Supplementary power connectors1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin


Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeGDDR5
Maximum RAM amount2 GBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width256 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed4800 MHzof 21000 (GeForce RTX 3090 Ti)
Memory bandwidth153.6 GB/sof 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.

Display Connectors6x mini-DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX11.2 (11_0)
Shader Model5.0
OpenGL4.4of 4.6 (GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

We have no data on Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 benchmark results.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 760 Ti OEM.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Ti OEM GeForce GTX 760 Ti OEM

Similar GPUs

Here is our recommendation of several graphics cards that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

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