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MSI R6970 Lightning Twin Frozr III

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Posted April 19, 2011 by Jake in Video Cards

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Features and Specifications

Below are the key features and specifications of the MSI Radeon 6900 cards:

  • 3rd Generation TeraScale Graphics Engine
  • 40nm Process Technology
  • GDDR5 Memory
  • AMD Eyefinity Technology
  • AMD Advanced Parallel Processing Technology (APP)
  • AMD CrossFireX™ Technology
  • AMD HD3D Technology
  • Accelerated Video Transcoding
  • AMD PowerPlay Technology
  • Built-in Mini-DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 1.4a Outputs
  • Microsoft Windows 7® Support
  • Microsoft DirectX 11 Support
  • OpenGL 3.2 Support
  • Enhanced Internet Browser Applications

Below are GPU-Z screenshots that show the particulars of each card. As you can see, the card comes with 2GB of GDDR5 which typically helps with antialiasing at higher resolutions. The ROPs are also the same as stock at 32, and memory interface is identical at 256-bit. Really, in terms of specs, the main difference here is the MSI Radeon 6970 Lightning sports an aggressive overclock with 940MHz on the core (880MHz stock):

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One Comment


  1.  
    floflo

    Great graphic card, very good performance.

    With my i7 950, i play BF3 in ultra in 1600×900 at 40-60 fps





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