HD 5850

March 23rd, 2010

Sapphire Introduces 2GB HD 5850 Toxic Graphics Card

SAPPHIRE Technology today announced a new version of its successful HD SAPPHIRE HD 5850 TOXIC Edition with a larger frame buffer size of 2GB. The SAPPHIRE HD 5850 TOXIC series are SAPPHIRE original designs based on the latest 40nm graphics architecture from the ATI division of AMD. They feature 1440 stream processors and 72 texture [...]

February 12th, 2010

Sapphire Gives Radeon HD 5850 a Toxic Makeover

With the 5750, 5770 and 5870 all offered as factory overclocked Vapor-X models, the HD 5850 was likely feeling a bit left out, so Sapphire has given it, its own update. The Sapphire Radeon HD 5850 Toxic is built on a classy blue PCB, featuring an aftermarket cooling solution that does away with the typical [...]

September 25th, 2009

AMD/ATI Releases Hotfixed Drivers for 5800 Series Video Cards

Those lucky few owners of ATI’s new Radeon HD 5800 series video cards, may find themselves in a bit of a bind if trying to install the  latest Catalyst 9.9 drivers, as it does not officially support the Cypress series chips yet. As such, this morning AMD has opened up a hotfixed driver package to [...]

September 24th, 2009

ASUS Launches EAH5800 Series Graphics Cards with Voltage Tweak Technology

ASUS, the world’s leading producer of top quality, cutting edge graphics solutions, today launched the new ASUS EAH5870/2DIS/1GD5 and EAH5850/2DIS/1GD5. The first in the world to utilize Voltage Tweak technology, these graphics cards enable users to boost GPU voltages via the SmartDoctor application to enjoy up to a 38% improvement in performance. Both graphics cards [...]

September 23rd, 2009

HIS, Club3D, Powercolor and Vertex3D Roll Out ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series Offerings

We are going to lump the remaining cards all into one, as thankfully, their press releases aren’t the brick wall of text that has been bombarding the inbox this morning. HIS HIS unleashed the revolutionary new HIS Radeon HD 5870 1GB GDDR5, the most technologically advanced, feature-rich graphics processor ever in the market. Prepare to plug in for [...]

September 23rd, 2009

MSI Introduces the R5870 and R5850 Series Graphics Cards

As top computer gamers are demanding only the very best hardware, all manufacturers in the industry are constantly striving for the efficiency and performance to fulfill these needs. In order to adequately cater to these ever increasing performance demands, now MSI, leading graphics cards and mainboard manufacturer has joined forces with the renowned graphics chip manufacturer AMD and [...]

September 23rd, 2009

GIGABYTE Presents Radeon HD 5800 Series Graphics Cards

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY is pleased to launch the latest addition to its selection of premium graphics cards. GIGABYTE’s GV-R587D5-1GD-B and GV-R585D5-1GD-B are built using ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series GPUs ─ which are based on 40nm process and advanced GDDR5 memory technology. These powerful new GPUs provide for a host of innovative new features including Microsoft [...]

September 23rd, 2009

SAPPHIRE Launches HD 5870 and HD 5850

SAPPHIRE Technology announces the most exciting development in graphics for several generations – not only the fastest single GPU ever, but also the first video cards to support the advanced graphical features only available in Microsoft DirectX 11 and delivering spectacular video clarity, speed and visual effects, including over multiple monitors. The SAPPHIRE HD 5870 is based [...]

September 18th, 2009

An Unknown Companies Radeon HD 5870 and HD 5850 Get Pictured

With the rumoured launch date less than a week away (September 23rd, 2009), anticipation is building for ATI’s next generation of cards. As such, holes have been poked in ATI’s attempt to keep a tight ball on their paper launch, and leak’s have been developing rapidly in the past few weeks. Today, we finally get to [...]

September 10th, 2009

ATI Radeon HD 5870 Pictured and Detailed

With September 23rd being the day rumoured for enthusiasts to be on the watch for AMD/ATI’s next generation of video cards, the HD 5870 is getting a lot of attention and the company is finding it difficult to keep the lid shut on leaks. Their new DirectX11 HD 5870 and 5850 are being eagerly anticipated [...]