ATI Radeon HD 5970 will be presented Nov. 18

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

AMD has brought to the end of the development of its powerful two-chip graphics card ATI Radeon HD 5970. Release of the accelerator is scheduled for November 18, and, thus, Radeon HD 5970 will be the fastest graphics card the consumer level in the coming Advent season.

Graphics Card ATI Radeon HD 5970 is based on two RV870 graphics chips with a frequency of 725 MHz and is equipped with 3200 stream processors and 2 GB of memory GDDR5. In this case its maximum a TDP of 294 watts, and the total computational power of the graphics accelerator achieves 4.64 teraflops.

In addition, previously reported that the graphics adapter ATI Radeon HD 5970 is present 160 texture units and support for DirectX 11 technology and CrossFireX, a set of interfaces includes two ports, DVI video output and mini-DisplayPort. As expected, the price of this model will be 499 euros.