PowerColor launches dual-GPU Radeon HD 7990

PowerColor-HD-7990-card

The dual-GPU Radeon HD 7000 rumors have been finally solved for good with the launch of the first ever dual-GPU Radeon HD 7990 graphics card made by PowerColor.

As expected the dual-GPU Radeon card targets hardcore gamers and comes with two AMD Radeon HD 7970 GPUs running together at 900 MHz with GPU Boost taking them to 925 MHz. Additionally the graphics card packs 6 GB of GDDR5 memory (3 GB VRAM accessed over a 384-bit bus per chip) at 5500 MHz effective clock speed. A three-fan ten-heatpipe cooling system fights the excessive heat coming out of the two GPUs and the video memory. The card also offers DL DVI-I, SL DVI-D, HDMI and two mini DisplayPort connectors.

The Radeon HD 7990 will offer you unmatched performance in the AMD world for sure but what’s the downside? First, the card is expected to cost nearly 1000 USD. Second, you need an 850-watt PSU with three 8-pin power connectors, at least, to be able to run the dual-GPU monster. And finally, due to its size and weight the card comes with a special stand that provides support.

If these three do not deter you from getting a Radeon HD 7990 card then go for it – you won’t regret the performance!


Source: PowerColor

Related posts

Samsung offers four new colors for the Galaxy S III

The Galaxy S III will be available soon in four new colors, Samsung has announced. Following its “Designed for humans, inspired by nature” slogan Samsung has turned to nature to provide the four new colors and this is why the Samsung Galaxy S III will come in Amber Brown, Garnet Red...

Juice Jam

Juice Jam

When you look at the free Android game called Juice Jam you will quickly realize that you are dealing with another matching game like Candy Crush Saga. This one is a bit different, though – you will be serving customers here as well, which is a nice new idea. Juice Jam presents you with a...

Google confirms new Android version name

Google confirms new Android version name

The name Android M surfaced a while ago, informing us of a new Android version that will come to replace Lollipop but so far there hasn’t been any information on what “M” stands for. Here’s a hint – M is for something sweet just like all previous Android versions. Apparently Android M stands...

Leave a comment