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Old September 23, 2009, 12:00 PM
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Default AMD ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series - The Canadian Launch Pricing and Availability

While ATI's launch of the ATI Radeon 5800 series was initially rumoured to be merely a paper launch, with no expected stock come Septemeber 23rd, ATI has surprised us with getting their act in gear and managing to get at least a few pieces out to major retailers. For all your excited consumers clamouring to get your hands on these units, Hardware ... [ Read full article ]
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Old September 23, 2009, 12:17 PM
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updated - Gigabyte Model available from SOHODIFFUSION - Says instock but have no 100% confirmed
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PCCyber is getting their shipment of the cards in monday morning.
I'll be there when the store opens :D lol hoping for some 5850's lol :P
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Old September 23, 2009, 01:15 PM
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Thanks for the Info Matt - Updated!
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Hmm. just bought one of the XFX HD5870 from NCIX- still reading as IN STOCK and got no message when ordering.
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If all the benchmarks are correct this is really tempting....nice cards.

I just read they also have a 5870x2 coming
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Update from Sohodiffusion. No cards in stock but they are shipping from their suppliers' warehouses and should arrive emid to late next week. Good for anyone in Montreal who wants to grab one locally. Here are the SKUs:

HD-587A-ZNF9-XFX RADEON HD 5870 850MHZ 1GB GDDR5 4.8GHZ 2XDVI HDMI DISPLAY PORT DIRECTX11 PCI-E-VIDEO CARDS-VIDEO- SOHODIFFUSION.COM

GV-R587D5-1GD-B-GIGABYTE ATI RADEON HD 5870 850MHZ 1GB GDDR5 4.8GHZ 2XDVI HDMI DISPLAY PORT DIRECTX11 PCI-E-VIDEO CARDS-VIDEO- SOHODIFFUSION.COM

900298-VISIONTEK RADEON HD 5870 1GB GDDR5 2XDVI HDMI DISPLAY PORT DIRECTX11 PCI-E-VIDEO CARDS-VIDEO- SOHODIFFUSION.COM

They expect to have a PowerColor one up as well.
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Old September 25, 2009, 09:26 AM
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Default 5870 Asus $419 + Sapphire $399

Good prices at expc.ca for those in Vancouver or pricematch else where.
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Will receive my XFX 5870 from NCIX (ordered Wednesday 7 AM) later this afternoon. It's waiting for me at the Purolator Distribution Center.
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PCCyber has 15 in stock.
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