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Sapphire Radeon HD 6800 Series Cards Pictured

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I don't like the blue PCB on the 6850 ... bah ... dats just me ... :laugh: ... cant wait till the benchmarks are out ... hope the prices are decent ... :)
 
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this thing only need one PCI-E connector right? I'm planning to get the most powerful single connector card this x'mas, maybe this is it? :roll:
 
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this thing only need one PCI-E connector right? I'm planning to get the most powerful single connector card this x'mas, maybe this is it? :roll:
6850 yes, 6870 no.
 
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I don't like the blue PCB on the 6850 ... bah ... dats just me ... :laugh: ... cant wait till the benchmarks are out ... hope the prices are decent ... :)
could be old 5850 pcb.....
 
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why doesn't the 6850 have a blower style cooler? :( surely it wouldn't cost a lot more to include one
 
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The 5850 is probably a custom sapphire board as the 6850 by xfx earlyer this week was, i must admit i prefer AMD's sitcker to sapphires but in general the blower style coolers look great on the new 68xx card.

Just need friday to get here sooner so we can see some reviews :D
 
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I like that the 6870's fan doesn't have a sticker on it :) Looks different and cool
 
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I miss the ATI logo :cry:
So Radeon will have to do :)
 
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so the 6850 Radeon

"reference clock speeds of 775/1000(4000) MHz, and features 960 stream processors, and 1 GB of GDDR5 memory over a 256-bit wide interface."

I wonder how much faster it will be in source engine based games than my HIS Turbo 4850??

edit - I suppose the 6850 should have gotten the name 5790, but I guess the new features such as hdmi 1.4 require a gen number change. edit or 6770.