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Sapphire HD 4890 Toxic/Vapor-X Review

ccokeman    -   June 4, 2009
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Specifications:

Model

HD 4890 Vapor-X

HD 4890 Toxic

I/O Output:
Display Port+HDMI+DL-DVI+VGA
Dual DL-DVI-I+HDTV
Core Clock:
870MHz
960MHz
Memory Clock:
1050 MHz, 4.2 Gbps
1050 MHz, 4.2 Gbps

Bus Interface

PCI Express 2.0 x16
PCI Express 2.0 x16

Memory Type/ Quantity

1024MB /256bit GDDR5 memory interface
1024MB /256bit GDDR5 memory interface
 
Cooling
Dual Slot Vapor-X Cooler
Dual Slot Vapor-X Cooler with Heatpipes

HDMI Compliance

Native
HDMI compliant via dongle

Audio

7.1 Audio Channel Support
7.1 Audio Channel Support

Direct X

Microsoft® DirectX® 10.1 support
Microsoft® DirectX® 10.1 support

Shader Model

Shader Model 4.1 support
Shader Model 4.1 support

 

Features:

Sapphire HD 4890 Toxic:

  • Factory overclocked at 960 MHz.
  • Industry Leading Vapor-X Technology
  • 1x 6 Pin + 1 x 8 Pin External Power Connector
  • 1 GB of GDDR5 memory
  • DirectX® 10.1 support
  • 800 stream processing units
  • 24x custom filter anti-aliasing (CFAA) and high performance anisotropic filtering
  • Quad mode ATI CrossFireX™ multi-GPU support for highly scalable performance
  • PCI Express® 2.0 support
  • Dynamic geometry acceleration
  • Game physics processing capability
  • ATI Avivo™ HD video and display technology
  •     * Unified Video Decoder 2 (UVD 2) for Blu-ray™ and HD Video
        * Accelerated Video Transcoding (AVT)
        * DVD Upscaling
        * Dynamic Contrast
        * Built-in HDMI with 7.1 surround sound support
  •   Dynamic power management with ATI PowerPlay™ technology
  • ATI Stream technology

 

Sapphire HD 4890 Vapor-X

  • Factory overclocked at 870 MHz.
  • Sapphire Patent Pending Black Diamond Choke
  • Quite and Powerful Dual Slot Vapor-Chamber Cooler, Under 20 dbA in 2D Operation, under 30 dbA in 3D Operation before 85 degree ℃.
  • Solid Capacitors
  • 1 GB of GDDR5 memory
  • DirectX® 10.1 support
  • 800 stream processing units
  • 24x custom filter anti-aliasing (CFAA) and high performance anisotropic filtering
  • Quad mode ATI CrossFireX™ multi-GPU support for highly scalable performance1
  • PCI Express® 2.0 support
  • Dynamic geometry acceleration
  • Game physics processing capability
  • ATI Avivo™ HD video and display technology2
  •    * Unified Video Decoder 2 (UVD 2) for Blu-ray™ and HD Video  
       * Accelerated Video Transcoding (AVT)
        * DVD Upscaling   
      * Dynamic Contrast   
      * Built-in HDMI with 7.1 surround sound support
  • Dynamic power management with ATI PowerPlay™ technology
  • ATI Stream technology

 

 

 

 

All information courtesy of Sapphire @http://www.sapphiretech.com/presentation/?lid=1




  1. Introduction & Closer Look
  2. Closer Look (The HD 4890 Toxic)
  3. Closer Look (The HD 4890 Vapor-X)
  4. Closer look: (Drivers & Programs)
  5. Configuration: Catalyst Control Center
  6. Specifications & Features
  7. Testing: Setup & Overclocking
  8. Testing: Far Cry 2
  9. Testing: Crysis Warhead
  10. Testing: Bioshock
  11. Testing: Call of Duty World at War
  12. Testing:Dead Space
  13. Testing: Fallout 3
  14. Testing: Left 4 Dead
  15. Testing: 3DMark 06
  16. Testing: 3DMark Vantage
  17. Conclusion
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