Thursday, October 29th 2009

PowerColor Introduces LCS HD 5870

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphics cards, is excited to add liquid cooling to the world’s fastest single GPU: the PowerColor Liquid Cooling Solution (LCS) HD5870 1GB GDDR5. Equipped with the award-winning EK cooling solution, the LCS HD5870 offers outstanding thermal performance in a single slot design, enhancing overclocking and allowing optimum stability.

The PowerColor LCS HD5870 has a full water block mounted on the card, fully covering the memory and power regulator chip. With a copper base design, it is able to reduce temperatures in the most efficient way possible. PowerColor packages a high-flow 3/8" and 1/2" fittings (barbs) to maximize water flow with captured o-rings to prevent leakage. Gamers can easily customize their own liquid cooling system using these two fittings.

"The most efficient cooling solution should pack with the most powerful GPU,” said Ted Chen, CEO of TUL Corporation. “With the partnership with EK, the LCS HD5870 can work impressively in a cool and stable operating environment—it’s the card which designed to fulfill the true gamers!”

Compatible with all the latest features, the PowerColor LCS HD5870 clocks at 875 MHz core and 1250 MHz memory, pushing the overclocking ability to the maximum in an ultra stable gaming environment and delivering am incredible gaming experience you’ve never felt before.

DiRT2 Game Bundle: Unleash DirectX 11 gaming power
To deliver the latest DirectX 11 gaming power, PowerColor includes DiRT2 into LCS HD5870. DiRT2 is a world tour of adrenaline-fuelled extreme off-road events in stunning real-world locations. With the support of DirectX 11 technology, this latest game delivers the most realistic, immersive and exhilarating racing experience to gamers.

The PowerColor LCS HD5870 will be available on November 6.
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4 Comments on PowerColor Introduces LCS HD 5870

#1
WarEagleAU
Bird of Prey
Awesome block but with the display configuration, still a two slot card, which kind of sucks. With water, this should be able to hit 1000mhz core. Cannot wait to see a review.
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InnocentCriminal
Resident Grammar Amender
by: WarEagleAU
Awesome block but with the display configuration, still a two slot card, which kind of sucks. With water, this should be able to hit 1000mhz core. Cannot wait to see a review.
+1 Looking forward to seeing reviews. Should be a pretty scores once it's underwater and in a decent set up.
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#4
Initialised
While most people can't get standard 5870s CyberPower have some PowerColor LCS watercooled 5870s right now:

There's a thread on it in their forums

Only available on new builds though
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