Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon HD 4890

Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon HD 4890


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This graphics card is based on the 55nm RV790 GPU and includes 1024MB DDR5 memory on 256-bit memory interface, and 800 750MHz stream processors shaders. The card features 970/2100 MHz core/memory clock speeds. Unified Video Decoder and ATI Avivo HD video. Comes with TV-Out and dual DVI connectors. DirectX 10.1 API and pixel shader 4.0 technology support. CrossFire and HDCP capable. Vapor-X cooling module.

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Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon HD 4890 Reviews Rating: 77 out of 100 based on 2 ratings.

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HardwareCanucks  --- Sep 13 '09  --- Sep 03 '09
Neoseeker  --- Jun 18 '09
AMD Zone 96% May 27 '09
Big Bruin  --- Jun 12 '09
Guru3D  --- Jul 02 '09
Hardware Zone 3/5 Aug 06 '09
HardwareHeaven  --- Jun 12 '09  --- Jul 31 '09
Overclock3D.Net  --- Jun 02 '09
Overclockers Club  --- Jul 24 '09
techPowerUp! 9.4/10 Jun 12 '09
Techware Labs  --- Jul 10 '09
Tweak Town 93% Aug 08 '09
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Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon HD 4890 Roundups and Shootouts

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Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon HD 4890 Review X-bit labs -- Oct 08 '09

Big Bruin on Jun 12 '09

"Given the performance and silence, the Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon HD4890 1GB graphics card earns the awards of "Recommended" and "Whisper Quiet"."

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Guru3D on Jul 02 '09

"Your overall gaming experience will be great, typically any game up-to 1920x1200 will not be a problem. Your framerates will be great, the image quality can be set to very high. Some games you can..."

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Hardware Zone on Aug 06 '09

"The Sapphire Vapor-X HD 4890 could have been a great card, but it was let down by its average performance, and less than ideal cooling. We expected more from the vapor chamber technology cooler...."

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HardwareCanucks on Sep 15 '09

"As you can probably tell, our opinions about the HD 4890 2GB Vapor-X ranged wildly from loving it to questioning a few of Sapphire’s design decisions. While it may not be the greatest value around,..."

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HardwareHeaven on Jun 12 '09

"The card appears to be entering the market at an aggressive price point and you’ll even find reference cards at the same price as this model (statistic based on NewEgg’s selection). At this moment..."

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