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MSI Tempts with Product Images of their R700 Product

Discussion in 'News' started by btarunr, Aug 11, 2008.

  1. btarunr

    btarunr Editor & Senior Moderator Staff Member

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    The good souls at GPU Café provided product images of the Radeon HD 4870 X2 offering from MSI, placed under the product name MSI R4870X2. Being a standard reference design, it is identical to R700 products from any of ATI's partners (AIBs). MSI went a step ahead by providing product images of a suspended-dismantle image of the card showing two identical copper heatsinks over the GPUs with the black base heatsink assembly and the rear heatspreader assembly. Another image shows two cards seated on a motherboard ganged by a Crossfire interconnect bridge.

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    Source: GPU Café
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    Hawt hawt hawt!

    cool, I did not know it had a heatsink on the back of the card as well.
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    oooh shnap
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    Yeah like the 2900 and due to ram modules being there. All though wish they would asdd better cooling to the back of the card.
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    Tempting indeed! New card here I come!:rockout:
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    I'm very surprised that the stock heatsink doesn't seem to have any heatpipes.
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    I really wish I had money for this card. So damn beautiful.
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    WarEagleAU Bird of Prey

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    do they have something covering the vrms?
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    The whole black metal plate covers them AFAIK.

    Also, I don't think this cooler needs heatpipes, each core is pretty well-covered by the block of copper.
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    COOL Gamer Series :)

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