Photos and details of the ATI Radeon HD 5970

Friday, October 30, 2009

Known that AMD has high hopes for their new video card series Radeon HD 5800, which became the first decisions of technology to support DirectX 11. A top-to date graphics card Radeon HD 5870 has already become the most productive single-chip accelerator consumer class, selecting the title from NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285. But AMD is not going to rest on our laurels and is already preparing a new leader - the graphics card Radeon HD 5970, with two video processor.

Rumors about this monstrous video card went quite a long time. And resource Alienbabeltech published photographs and details of the new accelerator Radeon HD 5970, even including some of the benchmarks. The latter, however, were a short time later removed at the request of AMD as violating the agreement NDA, which may indicate the veracity of the information presented.

As can be seen in the photographs, graphics card Radeon HD 5970 has a very long PCB, the dimensions of which reach 34.29 cm So this adapter is not suitable for every computer case, even in form-factor Full Tower. In addition, it is reported that the fan cooling system operates under load at a speed of 4700 revolutions per minute and, of course, creates a high level of noise.