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Asus EAH5870

The Asus EAH5870 is a graphic card that utilizes the ATI Radeon™ HD 5870 graphics engine and supports up to 1GB GDDR5 of video memory, clocking in a 850MHz (engine) and 4800MHz (1200MHz GDDR5) (memory). The Asus EAH5870 features a 256 bit memory interface and supports DVI at 2560 x 1600 maximum resolutions. It also supports PCI Express® 2.0 Bus standard, DVI-I (Dual Link) X2 output, is HDCP compliant, supports HDMI output, DisplayPort, D-Sub Output (via adapter), and comes with ASUS Uti…

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Asus EAH5870

The Asus EAH5870 is a graphic card that utilizes the ATI Radeon™ HD 5870 graphics engine and supports up to 1GB GDDR5 of video memory, clocking in a 850MHz (engine) and 4800MHz (1200MHz GDDR5) (memory). The Asus EAH5870 features a 256 bit memory interface and supports DVI at 2560 x 1600 maximum resolutions. It also supports PCI Express® 2.0 Bus standard, DVI-I (Dual Link) X2 output, is HDCP compliant, supports HDMI output, DisplayPort, D-Sub Output (via adapter), and comes with ASUS Utilities and Driver software bundle. The unit also comes with DirectX11® game DiRT 2™. It measures 11 inches x 5 inches.

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The Asus EAH5870 is touted as the first graphic card in the world to utilize Voltage Tweak technology which enables users to boost GPU voltages via the SmartDoctor application to enjoy up to a 38% improvement in performance. The graphics card support Microsoft DirectX 11® and Windows® 7 to provide users with intense gaming experience. The 40nm process and GDDR5 memory technologies are also utilized to deliver optimal processing times and general system performance. Users can run up to three displays from a single graphics card, through the native DisplayPort and Eyefinity technology. The Asus EAH5870 comes bundled with DiRT 2™ a DirectX 11® game and supports Voltage Tweak and Extreme Overclocking with SmartDoctor. It enables users to raise GPU voltages from 1.15V to 1.35V, boosting GPU and memory clock performance from 850 / 725 MHz to 1035 / 1050 MHz respectively. This also raises the EAH5870's 3DMark Vantage Extreme Preset score from 8,087 to 9,252 which is an improvement of 17%. ASUS SmartDoctor is an overclocking utility that allows the tweaking of GPU voltages and allows users to boost both voltages and overall performance with just a few clicks—without the hassle of flashing the BIOS or running the risk of damaging the graphics card. The DirectX 11® support provides users with HDR Texture Compression, DirectCompute and Tessellation that takes advantage of graphical features within the Windows® 7 operating system. It also features Eyefinity technology and native DisplayPort, allowing users to expand the field of view across up to three displays. This allows for optimized detail with innovative “wrap around” capabilities that deliver an immersive gaming experience.

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