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ASUS Radeon HD 6850 DirectCu OC Graphics Card Pictured

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  1. btarunr

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    ASUS is ready with its first non-reference design Radeon HD 6850 graphics card, making use of the company's proven DirectCu cooler design. The EAH6850 DirectCu also makes use of a non-reference design PCB by the company that makes use of high-quality components, and the VoltageTweak feature, which lets users control voltages using software. To support this, and provide an out of the box overclock, the card draws power from two 6-pin power connectors, unlike the reference design that needs just one. The DirectCu cooler features nickel-plated copper heat-pipes that make direct contact with the GPU, conveying heat quickly to the heatsink. Display connectors include two DVI, and one each of HDMI and DisplayPort. The exact clock speeds are not known. ASUS will most likely release this card on the 22nd of this month.

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    Great news post Bta. Now lets see some 6950 shots. I found this....

    http://www.downloadatoz.com/driver/articles/amd-radeon-hd-6970-6950-graphics-cards-specs-leaked.html
     
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    Works fine for me.
     
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    Damnit, Damnit, Damnit, Damnit, Damnit. I want it.
     
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    must have been my school filter then... dang them infinging on my freedom to view fake specs!
     
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    That is FUC&%$^ SWEET!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :rockout::rockout::rockout::pimp:
     
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    Good to see more cards, but i am not interested in high end cards, i am more of a mid range person. Bring on the non connectors or one 6 pin please :)
     
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    Two things u2k, this is a midrange card, and only uses one 6 pin power connector. :)
     
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    I love it. I want it. And...someone should buy it for me.
     
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    i'll sell you my 5850 cu :)
     
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