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FiXT March 3, 2010 10:14 AM

XFX Launching Radeon HD 5970 4GB Black Edition Eyefinity6
 
XFX is joining the foray with Sapphire and Asus, preparing to launch a limited edition 4GB Radeon HD 5970 of its own. Like the others, XFX is basing the design around two true 5870 GPU's , unleashing the full 3,200 shaders, 850MHz core and 4,800MHz memory clock speeds. It also doubles up the memory with 2GB of GDDR5 per GPU (4GB total). One notic... [ Read full article ]

slay3r March 3, 2010 12:26 PM

Ouch!

Nice but too much expensive!

H-F March 3, 2010 01:16 PM

Also too big.

Zero82z March 3, 2010 01:42 PM

Jesus, look at the size of that thing...

Lamb March 3, 2010 01:50 PM

1000$ USD?

I can have a whole, good performing, computer for that price! EEK

Helix March 3, 2010 11:21 PM

I wonder how much more you're paying for the decent cooler on the Asus one though, it seems to only make sense to me to water cool this monster. The stock heatsink wouldn't be seeing much use :bleh:

Unregistered March 21, 2010 09:48 PM

release date, thanks.

Oversized Rooster March 21, 2010 11:25 PM

They used two real 5870 non-crippled GPUs, doubled the RAM and charged $1000 yet kept the ref cooler?! Why?!

If you're going to charge that kind of money, and put two 5870 GPUs on the same board, could you not have thrown in an Arctic Cooling-sourced or Zalman-sourced cooler in there? :doh:

lowfat March 22, 2010 12:52 AM

Maybe they will actually get normal HD5970 availability before launching this thing.http://smiliesftw.com/x/rolleyes.gif

MrDiaz March 22, 2010 06:04 AM

That's insane


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