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Is the Sapphire 4890 Vaporx for sale yet. Where

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#1
Is the Sapphire 4890 Vaporx for sale yet. Where?

Just read a review at overclockers. 1050mhz core, over 1200mhz memory.
Ewiz nor newegg has it yet.
 
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I've been wondering the same thing myself. I found this over at Hexus.net "Sapphire is planning on officially launching the Radeon HD 4890 Atomic 1,024MB card next week."
http://www.hexus.net/content/item.php?item=18244&page=2
This was posted on April 29th so it should be launched this week. Dunno how reliable hexus is though. I just found out about them because I've been trying to find this card. If you find one for sale somewhere tell me!!! I'll let you know if I find one.
 
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I'm waiting for the release of this card myself. I will be checking Newegg a few times a day.
 

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Thanks. The articles i have read says we should see it on the shelves this week.
I hope it is priced right.
 

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I haven't seen anything new yet. Anyone else find something? Anyplace?
 
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Still nothing on NewEgg..

I'd say by the end of next week it should be on there.
 
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im thinking of buying 2 of these or 4 to replace my 4870x2, but i dont think they would fit, the heatsink looks too big, i think only 2 would fit...DAMMIT!
 
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Two?

What in the world are you running on them? :p
 
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Well... I just found this picture...

 
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I want that..
 
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I must be insane but im thinking of getting two as well. Q_Q Cant... resist....
 
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Nice. I want one as well. Maybe two but only have 1920x1200 atm. Pretty underwhelmed with my 'regular' Sapphire 4870 1GB that I've had for about a month. Can't soft mod and doesn't overclock for crap. Ah well, was only $189 and came with Clear Sky.
 
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I'm just not sure what exactly you would do with two of these besides benchmark and put it in your signature? :D
 

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It's calling out for me, I'm sooo gonna buy two of these, run them in crossfire, finally max out crysis and have a heart attack from the Insanely graphics exposure :D
 

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I'm just not sure what exactly you would do with two of these besides benchmark and put it in your signature? :D
1 isn't enough to max out some games at 1920x1200.
 
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It looks just like the Toxic 4870 rather than the Vapor-X 4850/4870 cards. Still a nice card though.
 

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What it. Not the case, just adds cost. Waste of money. Hope a version is sold without.
 

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Still no sign of them uh ? I'm taking two when they come out. Hard holding off. lol
 
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waiting...
 

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Come on sale it! I want 1050Mhz core 1200+ Mem speed.
I believe I read you can adjust core and mem above 1Ghz and 1200mhz. Though CCC?
 
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yup
 

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For those who cant wait for the vapor x card, Power color is bringing out a 1Ghz card also with custom cooling + higher quality onboard components.
 

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Anymore details on the powercolor? I am a little reserved on the power color brand as I purchased a 4870 1G that had the flicker problem. Had to return it back to newegg and also lost 15% due to their return policy, It was clearly a powercolor issue. I havent wrote them off completely though.