Wednesday, February 4, 2009

XFX Radeon HD 4870 X2 has appeared on sale

Once a month ago the company introduced products XFX Radeon HD 4000 series, a very important position in the lineup left vacant, but it - there was no flagship 3D- graphics card Radeon HD 4870 X2. This could lead to the question - how much will be full cooperation with AMD? The situation has changed, only now, when, according to the source, in various European shops began to appear accelerator HD 4870 X2, released XFX.

The two graphics processors and 2 GB of GDDR5 memory, mounted on board, working at full frequencies - 750 and 3600 MHz respectively. Accelerator supports DirectX 10.1, has two DVI connectors, and requires extra power, plug in two connectors: six and eight contacts.

In other words, the product is packed in a box with the logo of XFX, practically does not differ from the reference sample. Be on the ground XFX another company, it would hardly merit a separate discussion. However, in this case, it is important to the fact that until recently XFX was the exclusive supplier of 3D-card NVIDIA-based solutions, and only this year launched a product that uses GPU manufacture AMD. The appearance of product assortment XFX lead line accelerators AMD, can be regarded as final confirmation of the high level of partnership the two companies.

Price XFX Radeon HD 4870 X2 is about 480 euros.

Source: TechConnect Magazine