Wednesday, November 18, 2009

AMD Launches The Fastest Graphics Card - ATI Radeon HD 5970 !

This is the fastest discrete standalone card in the world. The name of the card is ATI Radeon HD 5970; the card integrates two graphics processing units (GPU) for a total of 4.3 billion transistors. At the same time, it features 3,200 stream processing units and 160 texture units and tiny individual processors for accelerating graphics and the card supports Microsoft's DirectX 11 to speed up graphics in Windows 7. The card 5970 will ship in Area-51 ALX and Aurora desktops from Dell's Alienware unit and allow "massive overclocking," according to AMD.
Overlocking lets users to ratchet up chip speeds beyond the card’s specified rating. The unequaled capabilities of the device ATI Radeon HD 5970 will be enabled by the unique design of the card that features advanced fan and vapor chamber technologies and a fully vented exhaust to keep the card cool. By driving up to three displays at once you can achieve the maximum resolution of 7680 x 1600.

Moreover, this card gives more benefits for game lovers of as Electronic Art's Phenomic's BattleForge, S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat (GSC Game World), Battlefield Bad Company 2 (EA Dice), DiRT 2 (Codemasters), Aliens vs. Predator (Rebellion), and the update to The Lord of the Rings Online (Turbine). The card is available for $599 at some particular shops.