PowerColor Announces PCS+ HD7970 and HD7870 Vortex II

Published: 16th Apr 2012, 03:11 GMT

PowerColor Official Website - Graphics, Cases, Power Supply -- POWERCOLOR INTRODUCED ULTRA HIGH-END VORTEX II SERIES
TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphic cards, today announced a gaming graphics series designed for enthusiasts only: the PowerColor PCS+ Vortex II series. The latest patent cooling series released with HD7970 and HD7870; by taking advantage of the deluxe “Platinum Power Kit” design, allowing the best power efficiency and enhancing stability at overclocking mode.

The latest series armed with patent “Vortex” II cooling technology, featuring an adjustable and perforated fan design, gamers can manually adjust the fan and its physical attribute, optimizing the air flow and dissipating the excessive heat efficiently, providing no-compromise cooling effect with silent gaming environment.

The PCS+ HD7970 Vortex II clocks at 1.1GHz core speed, while memory speed at 29,13 zł(29,13 zł(5.7Gbp))s, enabling the maximum settings for demanding titles. The PCS+ HD7870 Vortex II has 1.12 GHz core speed and 25,56 zł(25,56 zł(5.0 Gbp))s memory speed, delivering the astonishing and breathtaking gaming experience to the enthusiasts.

Engineered with support for all the latest technology, the latest Vortex II series is well prepared for the next generation of gaming; by utilizing AMD Eyefinity 2.0 technology and AMD HD3D Technology, it supports multi-display stereoscopic 3Dcontent, allowing an immersive “wrap around” gaming experience. Also, it packed with AMD PowerTune technology, enabling the intelligent power monitoring to enable higher clock speeds and better performance when needed, delivering the most efficient way for gaming like never before.

PowerColor PCS+ HD7970 Vortex IIPowerColor PCS+ HD7870 Vortex II
Core Speed1100MHz1120MHz
Memory Speed 1425MHz (29,13 zł(29,13 zł(5.7Gbp))s)1250MHz  (25,56 zł(25,56 zł(5.0 Gbp))s)
Memory 3GB GDDR52GB GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth384-bit256-bit
EyefinityYesYes
DirectX®11.111.1
CrossFireX™YesYes
OutputDL-DVI-I+ SL DVI-D + HDMI+2x mini Display PortDL-DVI-I+ SL DVI-D + HDMI+2x mini DisplayPort




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