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MSI Radeon HD 7870 HAWK Edition Pictured

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MSI is working on a bleeding-edge Radeon HD 7870 graphics card that is both factory-overclocked, and has room for more overclocking. Called the MSI R7870 HAWK, pictured below, the card uses custom-design PCB and cooling by MSI. The PCB is augmented with a revamped VRM that takes advantage of MSI's GPU Reactor module (which conditions power), the PCB also features consolidated voltage measurement points. It draws power from two 6-pin PCIe power connectors. The cooler is MSI's TwinFrozr 4, similar in design to the one featured on R7970 Lightning, albeit slightly smaller, and with less-loud dash of blue color. Although not specifically known, the card is expected to come with factory overclocked speeds, with additional overclocking headroom. More details are awaited.

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cooler is beautiful
 

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Nice!!! can't wait to see the review when it comes out :toast:
 
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i think MSI's moving of the "hawk" moniker over to the AMD 7XXX series says a lot....
 
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oh my.....i didnt think msi made hawk ed. amd cards....my bad
 

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msi hq?

PD: didn't see the whole pic xD
Can't wait for the lightning version!
lightening is held for the flagship singl gpu card the hawk is for the next one down from it