1. Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

PowerColor Radeon HD 4870 Now Available with Water Cooling Solution from EK

Discussion in 'News' started by malware, Nov 7, 2008.

  1. malware New Member

    Nov 7, 2004
    5,422 (1.15/day)
    Thanks Received:
    TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphics cards, announces a brand new graphics card for overclockers – PowerColor Liquid Cooling Solution, LCS HD4870. With EK Water Blocks cooling solution, PowerColor LCS HD4870 provides an extraordinary thermal performance in a single slot design, enhances overclocking ability to its optimum stability and delivers an extreme gaming performance.


    PowerColor LCS HD4870 has a full water block mounting on the card, fully covering memory and power regulator chip. With copper based design, it is able to reduce temperature efficiently. Furthermore, PowerColor package includes high-flow 3/8" and 1/2" fittings (barbs) to maximize water flow with captured o-rings to prevent leakage. Gamers can easily build up their own liquid cooling system using these two fittings.

    Compatible with all essential features, PowerColor LCS HD4870 allows overclcokers to maximize core and memory speed to 800MHz and 950MHz (3.8Gbps), frees up a dazzling performance in the silent and cool operating environment. The retail price of LCS HD4870 is USD$369.

    LCS Series
    LCS stands for Liquid Cooling Solution. This latest new series takes a full advantage of water cooling design, aim to offer exceptional coolest and stable operating environment to all gamers.

    “LCS series is designed to meet and exceed overclockers’ need”, said Ted Chen, CEO of TUL Corporation. “Hopefully gamers will be spoiled by our offer.”

    Key Features
    800MHz Core, 950MHz(3.8Gbps) Memory
    512MB of GDDR5 Memory
    256-bit Memory Interface
    DirectX 10.1 / Shader Model 4.1 support
    ATI CrossFireX multi-GPU support
    Built-in HDMI with 7.1 surround sound support
    Dual DVI + HDTV-out

    Source: PowerColor
    10 Year Member at TPU
  2. eidairaman1

    eidairaman1 The Exiled Airman

    Jul 2, 2007
    18,537 (4.92/day)
    Thanks Received:
    so is there anymore news on their PCS parts?
    10 Year Member at TPU
  3. InnocentCriminal

    InnocentCriminal Resident Grammar Amender

    Feb 21, 2005
    6,477 (1.40/day)
    Thanks Received:
    That's pretty cool!


    Seriously though - I'd be inclined to buy that, if they release a 1GB version that is.
    10 Year Member at TPU
  4. WarEagleAU

    WarEagleAU Bird of Prey

    Jul 9, 2006
    10,809 (2.62/day)
    Thanks Received:
    Gurley, AL
    Kind of expensive for the upgrade of a cooling block, but given that its an EK model, I can see why.
    10 Year Member at TPU

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guest)