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Sapphire HD 4850 512 MB Own PCB Design

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Sapphire has engineered their own version of the Radeon HD 4850 with cost and cooling in mind. The card's new unconventional heatsink looks good and keeps the card cool - far below reference design temperatures. The best of all is that the card costs only $169.99 online which makes it the cheapest HD 4850 available today.

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Hey, my brother just bought this card -- he'll be happy to hear about how well it overclocks, that's for sure.
 

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With a simple rbe mod to 1.158v mine will bench at 750/1150.

Nice stock oc on that though.The cooler looks kinda like a intel stock cpu cooler.
 

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i want to bet this card will be very popular with the overclocking crowd when combined with a Thermalright Heatsink and twin 92 MM fans, or even a Toxic/Ultimate Edition board.
 

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can teach me how to oc this graphic card how much should i oc ?
and the heat 70 degree is it common?
and how come gpu-z cant show how much i hav oc ?
 

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Its a error between cat 8.9 and gpu-z.
 
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Much more acceptable temperature than the reference.
47idle-68load vs my 73idle-92load.