Radeon HD 7970 Asus ARES II Edition
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90 FPS
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GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Malta
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
282 GTexel/s
ROPs
32 (x2)
Pixel Rate
70 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
4096
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144 MB
Memory Speed
1650 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
633.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1050 MHz
Boost Clock
1100 MHz
Power
Max Power
500 Watts
PSU
850 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
None
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12 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
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Radeon HD 7970 Asus ARES II Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon HD 7970 Asus ARES II Edition is a dual-graphics solution (not Crossfire) that consists of two Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition and is therefore based on two Tahiti XT Cores. Check the page of 7970 GHz Edition to know more about its chip.
Radeon HD 7970 Asus ARES II Edition features 4096 Shader Processing Units and has its central unit clocked at 1050MHz (1100MHz in Turbo Mode). The memory clock operates at 1650MHz.
Benchmarks indicate Radeon HD 7970 Asus ARES II Edition is up to 15% faster than GeForce GTX 690 in some games and over 5% slower on others. Therefore, it's, overall, 10% faster than GeForce GTX 690.


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lucaslu's Rig
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Is this HD7970 or 7990?

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Fightington's Test Rig
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It's a Dual HD7970 (Not Crossfire). It's more powerful than the 7990, but you probably can't find one, since they were a limited edition thing.

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Imagine two of these In crosfire! Thats four cards in two slots!

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Most powerful single card?

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its a dual graphics card .

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Really very very Powerfull card :D

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The pics in overclockers showed 2 of these (4x7970 ghz)
Made me came

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found it, it's here

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what is that

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Probably the most powerful GPU ever

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I would not be surprised if this is the most powerful card currently in existence.

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Consumer yes… In existence… If it was I would be disappointed that next gen AMD and Nvidia cards are that weak.

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10% better than my card!! Nice!!!!

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0% from you :D
Nice system you have there.

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Awsome card! Better than a GTX 690 and also better than a GTX Titan. But since it was a limited edition you wont be seeing this card anymore.

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500 Watts !!More than my PSU XD

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