Sapphire Radeon HD 5870 Vapor-X


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This graphics card is based on the 45nm RV870 GPU and includes 1024MB DDR5 memory on 256-bit memory interface, and 1600 stream processors shaders. The card features 870/5000 MHz core/memory clock speeds with 153.6GB/s memory bandwidth. Unified Video Decoder and ATI Avivo HD video. Comes with dual DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort connectors. DirectX 11 API and pixel shader 5.0 technology support. CrossFire and HDCP capable.

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Sapphire Radeon HD 5870 Vapor-X Reviews Rating: 94 out of 100 based on 3 ratings.

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Benchmark Reviews 9/10 Nov 03 '09
Bjorn3D  --- Nov 16 '09
Hardware Zone 4.5/5 Dec 22 '09
HardwareCanucks  --- Nov 02 '09  --- Nov 03 '09  --- Nov 03 '09
Techgage  --- May 21 '10
Techgage  --- Nov 09 '09
Tweak Town 95% Nov 08 '09
Tweak Town 91% May 20 '10 10/10 Jan 07 '10
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Sapphire Radeon HD 5870 Vapor-X Roundups and Shootouts

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Sapphire Radeon HD 5870 Vapor-X Review Overclockers Club -- Nov 03 '09

Benchmark Reviews on Nov 03 '09

"In summary, there's a long future ahead for the entire Radeon HD 5000 series; especially with the HD5870 and Sapphire's Vapor-X design. DirectX 11 is the future of gaming, whether the competition..."

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Bjorn3D on Nov 17 '09

"The Sapphire Vapor X 5870 is still the video card to have in our computers, as it is still the undisputed champion for single core video cards."

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Hardware Zone on Dec 22 '09

"When it comes to performance, the card performed up to our expectations. Sure, the factory overclocking might be a tad on the conservative side, but since this isn't a Toxic or Atomic edition, we..."

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HardwareCanucks on Nov 03 '09

"Without a doubt, Sapphire’s Vapor-X is the current torch bearer for a new generation of HD 5870 cards that will offer increased performance, cooling and even longevity over their reference..."

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"Sapphire raises the bar when it comes to Radeon HD 5870's and is now the company to beat thanks to their Vapor-X cooling technology and factory overclocked settings."

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