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Wanna see 5870?

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  1. cbupdd

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    heky, MoonPig, KainXS and 2 others say thanks.
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    That looks freakin' sweet.
     
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    is this honestly the 5870? ;|

    looks horrible and stupidly long D:
     
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    Noooooooooo!

    It looks awesome! It also looks like it could fly straight out of my case! That intake reminds me of a Ferrari Enzo.

    Thanks cbupdd! :toast:

    *Nobody should be surprised, the image from Chiphell has been floating around for a long time now.
     
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    This thing was supposed to be shorter than the current cards...
     
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    huh. looks big enough to be an X2 yet there's only one bracket on the back...
     
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    I call fake.

    And if it isnt a fake, then I call DESIGN FAIL.
     
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    hmm looks very intresting

    like they say in f1 about aerodynamics "if it works, its beautiful"
     
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    LOL It does look like it will fly out...When i buy one i wont wanna put it in my case its so pretty. Need to get a light and shine it inside my case so i can see it at all times :D
     
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    when the pics leaked before i thought that whole casing was there to hide the real cooler design inside
     
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    No, I don't think it's fake:
    [​IMG]

    What makes it a design fail? The design looks a heck of a lot like GTX2XX series to me.
     
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    we'll see tomorrow for sure :D
     
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    I'm waiting in anticipation for the release of the 5850. Hopefully it will be shorter than this pic of the 5870. Woot Post 100!!
     
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    holy shit!!! i would exchange my whole pc for one of those!!
     
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    please be 32 rops and 80tmu's oh 5870

    but we will know tommorow anyway

    but 32rops and 80 tmu's = faster tha 4870x2 almost for sure
     
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    it could be if AMD decided that X1950/HD2900/8800 G80/GTX200 monsters are the way.even dough i wasn't expecting a 300+mm card,actually more a 205
     
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    Here are a couple more pics:

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
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    since there is memory on the back I am guessing these cards will have at least 1gb of ddr5 stock right
     
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    I really like the design. Looks great.

    Makes me want them even more!
     
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    That must be a x2 card because its huge!

    That would smack right into my HDD cages.

    Looks nice though, simple!
     
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    Anyone think this will fit in a CM690 case?
     
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    Looks like a beast. Kinda like it has a play-doh covering. I liek.
     
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    From the looks of it its at least 1 inch wider then a standard ATX mother board.

    Although its hard to tell, it could be more .
     

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