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PowerColor Announced Liquid Cooling To The HD7970

Discussion in 'News' started by Cristian_25H, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. Cristian_25H

    Cristian_25H News Poster

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    TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphics cards, today releases the first and only liquid cooling solution in the market: the PowerColor LCS HD7970. Partnered with award-winning cooling manufacture EKwaterblocks, the PowerColor LCS HD7970 enhances the overclocking headroom and has factory OC setting at 1150 MHz core and 5.7 Gbps memory, delivering extraordinary thermal performance for optimum system stability in a superb OC setting.

    The PowerColor LCS HD7970 dissipates the heat from the nickel coated copper base which fully covers the key components, enhancing anti-oxidizing ability and allowing GPU temperature under 50°C even under full load. Moreover, with acetal surface of water block design, preventing moisture damage to ensure the longer life cycle.

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    Compatible with the latest GCN architecture, the PowerColor LCS HD7970 is ready for DirectX 11.1 and PCI Express 3.0, delivering ground-breaking gaming performance. Engineered with support for AMD Eyefinity Technology 2.0 and HD3D technology, it enables a "wrap around" gaming view with stereo 3D technology to put you right into the game.

    PowerColor LCS HD7970 packages a high-flow 3/8" and 1/2" fittings (barbs) to maximize water flow with captured o-rings to prevent leakage. Gamers can customize their own liquid cooling system using these two fittings.


    Edit: According to PowerColor, the correct GPU clock is 1150 MHz, not 1050 as indicated in the table above.
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  2. claylomax


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    I'm sure this thing can be overclocked with extra voltage up to 1400mhz, and at that frequency it's as fast as two GTX 580's.
  3. Farmer Boe

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    Interesting how the core speeds are conflicting. 1050MHz vs 1150MHz. I hope the higher speed is correct!
  4. MySchizoBuddy New Member

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    their website still claims it's 1050MHz

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