Go Back   Hardware Canucks > NEWS & REVIEWS > Press Releases & Tech News

    
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old January 20, 2011, 08:27 AM
SKYMTL's Avatar
HardwareCanuck Review Editor
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Montreal
Posts: 11,828
Default AMD Gets into the Rebranding Game: Say Hello to the HD 6700 Series

HD 5700-series gets rebranded to HD 6770 and HD 6750 butONLY for OEM customers so don't expect to buy these cards at retailers. Early this morning a number of our readers sent us links to two product pages on AMD?s own website which claim to show two upcoming cards: the HD 6770 and HD 6750. Not only does this signify a possible glimpse into the f... [ Read full article ]

Last edited by SKYMTL; January 20, 2011 at 08:40 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old January 20, 2011, 08:34 AM
Rookie
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Maine
Posts: 13

My System Specs

Default

nothing new the techworld was aware this was coming for a long time now nearly 6 months at this point.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old January 20, 2011, 12:09 PM
Cheator's Avatar
Hall Of Fame
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 1,093
Default

They've done this before, and with an OEM only model too. Mostly their GPU chips. and only a few times...
__________________
Optimus: Antec P180, Asus P5Q-E, E8400, 4 GB RAM, Asus 4850, Seagate 320gb, Antec TC II

Teletraan I: Asus P5K-E/WIFI, E4500, 2 GB RAM, ATI 3450, Sapphire Theatrix, 2.25TB storage, Antec SP2 400w

Galvatron: Asus M2NPV-VM, 3800+ X2, 2GB RAM, NV8500GT, Seasonic 500w

Tracks: Acer AS5920, C2D 2.1ghz 45nm, 3GB DDR2, NV8600m GT, 250gb hdd

Hound: Gigabyte GA-MA74GM-S, AMD 4400+ X2, 1 GB RAM, 2900XT, 500w Seasonic

My Heatware!
| Got RMA? Tell us your experience! | VOIP Help? PM ME!
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old January 20, 2011, 01:23 PM
Bond007's Avatar
Hall Of Fame
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Nova Scotia
Posts: 3,124

My System Specs

Default

It kind of sucks but I am not at all surprised. The 6xxx are just a hold over until 28nm is good to go. IMO they just needed to refresh to be a bit more competitive with NVidia's newer products. 7xxx should have an upgrade for the lower end folks like myself.
__________________
Desktop: Antec Three Hundred, Z77-D3H, 3570K undervolt @4.1ghz with Zalman Optima Cooler, Corsair Vengeance 2x4gb@1866mhz, HD 6950(unlocked shaders and OC'd), Bitfenix Fury 750w, WD Black 1TB, Intel 530 120GB
Away from home light Gamer: Acer Aspire 15.6", A8-3500m undervolt and OC to 2Ghz, 2x4gb Corsair Vengeance, Crucial M500 240gb
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old January 23, 2011, 05:14 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Exclamation BIOS HD6770

please send us link for HD6770 BIOS !
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
AMD Releases Catalyst 10.12a Hotfix for AMD Radeon 6900 Series Support FiXT Press Releases & Tech News 2 December 17, 2010 12:03 PM
XFX Radeon HD 5800 Series Graphics Cards - Reality Just Stepped Up Its Game FiXT Press Releases & Tech News 3 September 23, 2009 12:20 PM
AMD Changes the Game with ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series Graphics Cards FiXT Press Releases & Tech News 0 September 23, 2009 11:35 AM
What is expected of the new 5-series from AMD? m0pelley99 Video Cards 3 July 8, 2009 06:03 PM
Able to force hardware AA (vice game) with 8800 series? sswilson Video Cards 1 January 17, 2008 06:36 AM