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Sapphire R9 270X 4 GB DDR5 vs Asus R9 270X 2 GB DDR5


ajd112

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Hi guys,


I am planning to get a new graphics card. These are the two cards that I am looking at -
Asus AMD/ATI R9 270X Direct CUII 2GB GDDR5 and Sapphire AMD/ATI Radeon R9 270X with Boost OC 4 GB DDR5


I am inclined to choose Asus, but the Sapphire card comes with 4 GB memory as compared to 2 GB of Asus. Which one should be a better option for gaming? The price of the cards are more or less same, so that's not a problem.

Thanks in advance!
 

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Yustic

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Go for the one with 4GB. A larger frame buffer makes a big difference for high-res and multi-monitor configurations.
 

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If you are shooting for GTA V or similar new games, 4 GB of VRAM is imperative for higher games settings.
 

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