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Old 11-18-2009, 09:40 AM   #1
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Default 5970 Review/benchmarks!!!

http://hothardware.com/Articles/ATI-...rhouse/?page=1

Supposed to be out today for $599.
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Old 11-18-2009, 10:03 AM   #2
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way to expensive for a video card
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Old 11-18-2009, 11:21 AM   #3
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way to expensive for a video card
Yeah I still cant justify upgrading from my 4870 yet.
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Old 11-18-2009, 06:07 PM   #4
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OMG YES!

as some of you know iv been eagerly awaiting this card!

omgz orgasmic!

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when on the crysis benchmark,

"Here, the Radeon HD 5970 once again crushes all of the single-GPU powered cards and smokes the GeForce GTX 295."


love it!
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Old 11-18-2009, 06:28 PM   #5
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is it just me or does it only have 2 VGA ports and one displayport?
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is it just me or does it only have 2 VGA ports and one displayport?
What do you mean by "only"?
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Old 11-18-2009, 07:25 PM   #7
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650 Watt or greater 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.
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guess i wolnt need a 1200W PSU for a crossfire rig of these.
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off newegg.

guess i wolnt need a 1200W PSU for a crossfire rig of these.
Thank god for those 1600 watts then.
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...371&CatId=5115
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Thank god for those 1600 watts then.
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...371&CatId=5115
holy balls, John 117! lol


thats alot of amps, damn.
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