Sapphire Radeon HD 5850 Toxic 1GB video card review
25 March 2012
Conclusion: At this point in time we've probably exhausted our list of superlatives for AMD's DirectX 11 parts, particularly at the high-end where the wonders of AMD's "Cypress" architecture are still clear to see in terms of features, functionality and pricing.
Sapphire ATI Radeon HD5850 Toxic Video Card Review
4 October 2011
Excerpt: Sapphire ATI Radeon HD5850 Toxic Video Card Review Sapphire Today, February 18th 2010, Sapphire introduces two new graphics processor cards based on AMD's ATI Radeon HD 5850. With custom cooling and board solutions, Sapphire is releasing the HD 5850 Vapor-X and HD 5850 TOXIC edition cards, and today...
Conclusion: So then, what's the conclusion after all the testing? The Sapphire HD 5850 Toxic performed great in our tests, not only on the performance tests, but also on noise analysis. It also proved to be a beastly overclocker and we could push the already upped stock speeds further up by 85 MHz on the core...
Conclusion: Reviewing a pre-overclocked card is never easy due to the simple fact that most of them don’t offer enough noticeable performance differences over stock products to justify their premium price.
Excerpt: 0 Flares 0 Flares × The AMD 5xxx series has been a resounding success, dominating the mid/high range sector since it was released many months ago. We wouldn’t be the Guru’s of Kit we proclaim to be if we didn’t take a look at one of the sexiest 5850’s on the market – The Sapphire HD5850 Toxic...
Summary: Como no podía ser de otra manera, Sapphire nos entrega otro Excelente producto de su gama Toxic, y de la serie HD5800, dándonos además del muy buen rendimiento que tiene la HD5850, clocks elevados por default lo que mejora aun mas sus características técnicas.
Pros: + Muy buena relación precio/rendimiento para una placa de su sector de mercado.
Cons: - Podría traer algún juego, aunque sea para bajar por Steam.