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ASUS Unleashes ROG MATRIX 5870 Overclocked Graphics Card

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love this design :rockout: ... same as the GTX285 matrix ...
 

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nice card.is it faster then a gtx 480?
 

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Price?!?!?
 

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wow, that's was 2 GB card WITHOUT eyefinity6 that people talking about


but after see 1 GB version can reach $420, i think 2 GB will cost $470 MINIMUM wew, it's really sad day for use, without competition e-tailer will still rape us
 

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Sapphire makes a Toxic 2gb card that doesn't have the eyefinity connections, there's a new review on it somewhere... and it was a decent review. I'm wating on a review for this card as I want to see how the voltage tweak software does with it, overclocking, temps, etc.
 
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Sapphire makes a Toxic 2gb card that doesn't have the eyefinity connections, there's a new review on it somewhere... and it was a decent review. I'm wating on a review for this card as I want to see how the voltage tweak software does with it, overclocking, temps, etc.
Sapphire 2GB Toxic:
http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/foru...apphire-hd-5870-2gb-toxic-edition-review.html

I'm really liking the Sapphire 2GB, esp if the price doesn't get gouged. I'm locked and loaded for it or the Matrix!
 

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Any review of this 5870 matrix?
 
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The only reason I'm waiting on the Matrix is for the voltage control. Sine the TOXIC is non-refference there is probablly no voltage control. If they do manage to get the Toxic working with Afterburner, then I'll take whatever is cheaper. :toast:
My thoughts exactly. I like the factory OC on the Toxic, curious what voltage they're using. Prolly locked in though like other non-ref Sapphires.
 

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Any real advantage for 2GB vs 1GB? I don't really think so.
 

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Shouldnt be long then untill we see the Asus 5870 Mars.
 
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Any real advantage for 2GB vs 1GB? I don't really think so.
In my case I could use it for GTA. I notice a lot of load pop in when I'm flying over the city (bypassed the mem use limits for max view distance).
 

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In my case I could use it for GTA. I notice a lot of load pop in when I'm flying over the city (bypassed the mem use limits for max view distance).
hahha i was just about to use a GTA refrence but didnt know if anyone saw that too :roll: thats funny u cans see ppl walking across the water ect. but as far as speed goes itll help the overclock be more stable but u wont double the frames. Just load more at one time
 
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I have the GTX285 Matrix, is loud but overall is better than stock version also for better cooling.

You can gain just 6 to 7 FPS in some games when overclock with Itracker2.
 
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I....want.....one.........but its an Asus GPU! MUST RESIST!