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Sapphire HD6790 Review



Graphics Engine
AMD HD6790
GPU Clock
Memory Clock
Memory Interface
2 x DVI
1 x DisplayPort Version 1.2
1 x HDMI
1 x Analog Display
DirectX Support
Shader Model


  • Microsoft DirectX 11 Support
  • ATI Eyefinity Technology
  • AMD HD3D Technlogy
  • AMD Advanced Parallel Processing Technology
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Support
  • 40nm Process Technology
  • 3rd Generation TeraScale Engine
  • PCI Express 2.0 x16 bus interface
  • Advanced 256-bit GDDR5 memory interface
  • HDMI 1.4a support with Deep Color, 7.1 High Bitrate Audio and 3D Stereoscopic support
  • On chip HDCP Support
  • ATI CrossFireX Multi-GPU support for highly scalable perforamance. (Use up to four discrete cards with an AMD 790FX based motherboard)
  • Enhanced Unified Video Decoder (UVD 3)
  • Dynamic power management with ATI PowerPlay technoogy including memory clocks
  • Dolby TrueHd and DTSHD Master Audio Support
  • Enhanced Internet Browser Applications
  • GPU acceleration support for Microsoft Office 2010

System Requirements:

  • PCI Express based PC is required with one x16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard
  • 500 Watt or greater power supply with two 75W 6-pin PCI Express power connectors recommended (600 Watt and four 6-pin connecors for AMD 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, a keyboard, a mouse, and a display
  • DVD playback requires DVD drive and a DVD
  • Blu-ray playback requires Blu-ray drive and a Blu-ray disc
  • For an AMD CrossFireX system, a second Sapphire Radeon HD6790 Graphics card, an AMD CrossFireX Ready motherboard and one AMD CrossFireX Bridge Interconnect cable is required

  1. Introduction & Closer Look
  2. Closer Look: The Video Card
  3. Specifications & Features
  4. Testing: Setup & Overclocking
  5. Testing: Aliens vs Predator
  6. Testing: Metro 2033
  7. Testing: Crysis Warhead
  8. Testing: Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2
  9. Testing: Just Cause 2
  10. Testing: Unigine 2.1
  11. Testing: Battlefield Bad Company 2
  12. Testing: 3DMark 11
  13. Testing: 3DMark Vantage
  14. Testing: Temperatures
  15. Testing: Power Consumption
  16. Conclusion
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