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Sapphire Radeon HD 5970 OC Review

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Engine Clock
Stream Processors
Compute performance
Texture Units
Texture Fillrate
116.0 Gtexel/s
Pixel Fillrate
46.4 Gpixel/s
Memory Type
Memory Clock
Memory Data Rate
4.0 GB/s
Memory bandwidth
256.0 GB/s
Naximum Board Power
Idle Board Power



  •  Full Microsoft DirectX® 11 Support
  •  ATI Eyefinity Technology, support up to 3 displays.
  •  ATI Stream technology
  •  Microsoft Windows 7 Support
  •  40nm Process Technology
  •  Dual 2nd Generation TeraScale Engines
  • Enhanced Anisotropic Filtering
  •  Accelerated Video Transcoding
  •  Display Flexibility
  •  PCI Express® 2.1 support
  •  Advanced GDDR5 Memory Technology
  •  HDMI 1.3 support
  •  ATI CrossFireX™ multi-GPU support for highly scalable performance.
  •  ATI Avivo HD Support
  • ATI Unified Video Decoder 2 (UVD) for Blu-ray™ and HD Video, Accelerated Video Transcoding (AVT)m  DVD Upscaling,  Dynamic Contrast,  Built-in HDMI with 7.1 surround sound support
  • Dynamic power management with ATI PowerPlay™ technology including memory clocks
  •  Dolby® TrueHD and DTSHD Master AudioTM Support: Requires application support for ATI Stream technology
  •  System Requirements: Sapphire HD 5970 System Requirements,  PCI Express® based PC is required with one X16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard,  650 Watt or greater power supply one 75W 6-pin and one 150W 8-pin PCI Express® power connectors recommended (850 Watt with two 75W 6-pin and two 150W 8-pin connectors for ATI CrossFireX™ technology in dual mode)  ,Certified power supplies are recommended. Refer to http://ati.amd.com/certifiedPSU for a list of certified products,  Minimum 1GB of system memory,  Installation software requires CD-ROM drive,  DVD playback requires DVD drive,  Blu-ray™ playback requires Blu-ray drive  For an ATI CrossFireX™ system, a second ATI Radeon™ HD 5970 graphics card, an, ATI CrossFireX Ready motherboard and one ATI.
  • Operation System Support: Windows XP(32Bit/64Bit); Windows Vista(32Bit/64Bit); Windows Media Center Edition 2005, Windows 7


All information courtesy of Sapphire @ http://www.sapphiretech.com/presentation/product/?psn=0001&pid=295

  1. Introduction & Closer Look
  2. Closer Look: The Video Card
  3. Closer Look: Drivers & Programs
  4. Closer Look: Catalyst Control Center
  5. Specifications & Features
  6. Testing: Setup & Overclocking
  7. Testing: Far Cry 2
  8. Testing: Crysis Warhead
  9. Testing: Darkest of Days
  10. Testing: Call of Duty World at War
  11. Testing: WarHammer 40,000 Dawn of War II
  12. Testing: Batman Arkham Asylum
  13. Testing: Resident Evil 5
  14. Testing: Left 4 Dead
  15. Testing: 3DMark 06
  16. Testing: 3DMark Vantage
  17. Conclusion
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