PowerColor HD7970 Overclocking & Eyefinity Review

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The PowerColor HD7970 certainly comes well packaged. The code for Dirt 3 resplendent upon some eco-friendly undyed cardboard.

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With a reference design card there isn't much new to say. Thankfully although we're starting off with things you're aware of, it does perk up immensely from the next page onwards.

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The PowerColor follows the AMD reference with an 8pin and 6pin PCIe combination to provide the necessary power. Given that we now know how incredible the performance of the HD7970 is, it's nice that this is all the power it requires.

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Similar to the VTX3D, the PowerColor retains the standard output options of twin DisplayPort, HDMI and a DVI. All fairly standard fare, and we're sure that by the end of the fourth of these HD7970 reviews you'll be able to recite it all along with us.

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Most Recent Comments

09-01-2012, 08:28:57


09-01-2012, 08:32:57

Good work AMD. Nice to see.Quote

09-01-2012, 09:23:04

These cards are retailing in Australia for the same price as a 3gig GTX580 so bang for buck can't beat it ATM.Quote

09-01-2012, 10:21:58

Just amazing...

Great vids Tom. All we need know are better drivers.

The prices are a bit steep but what the hell.

Personally I'm going to wait till their are some oc editions with better cooling before i shell out 800+ on a couple of these beauty's.

Great work Tom, go have a lie down know. Quote

09-01-2012, 10:28:16

XFX has already released their dual fan version.Quote

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