Sapphire Readies Radeon HD 7950 3G GDDR5

Published: 20th Jan 2012, 05:43 GMT

Sapphire AMD Radeon HD 7950 Card Leaks
First leaked pictures of new Radeon HD 7950 from Sapphire have surfaced. Model called HD7950 3G GDDR5 PCI-E HDMI/DVI-I/DUAL MINI DP OC VERSION was found by Guru3D forums user on Sapphire pages.

Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 has a custom cooling system equipped with dual fans. This card required two slots, but less space than Radeon HD 7970. Core clock was overclocked to 900MHz (800MHz default). Radeon HD 7950 features 1792 stream processors, 3GB of memory running on 384-bit bus. GDDR5 memory is clocked at 5GHz effectively.

Card features 4 outputs: one HDMI, one Dual-Link DVI and two Mini-DisplayPorts 1.2.

Sapphire Radeon HD 7950
Core Clock900 MHz
Build Process28 nm
Stream Processors1792
Memory Capacity3072 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5
Memory Bus Width384 bit
Memory Clock5000 MHz
Dimension275(L)x115(W)x42(H) mm
Outputs1 x Dual-Link DVI1 x HDMI (with 3D)2 x Mini-DisplayPort

DisplayPort 1.2

Accessory:CrossFire™ Bridge Interconnect CableDVI to VGA AdapterMini-DP to DP Cable

6 PIN to 4 PIN Power Cable x 2

HDMI to SL-DVI Adapter

HDMI 1.4a high speed 1.8 meter cable(Full Retail SKU only)




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