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VisionTek Radeon 7970

Posted February 10, 2012 by Jake in Video Cards







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by Jake
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When AMD launched the 7000 series graphics cards not long ago with the release of the 7970, they made changes were designed to move forward, with a new architecture and new expectations. Nvidia’s GTX 580 had claimed the crown against the 6970, and it appears AMD is first out of the gate with the latest generation cards. And so it goes, with the pendulum swinging back and forth between titans. Question is: just how good is the Radeon 7970?

We’re looking at the VisionTek Radeon HD 7970 today to find out. It’s a reference design, and comes a standard cooler and clocks that look to put the hurt on Nvidia’s current offerings. Is it strong enough to fend off the GTX 580? Framerates tell some of the story, but what about temperatures? Power consumption? Gaming value? Let’s take a closer look at the VisionTek HD 7970 and answer those questions for you.

VisionTek is a leading supplier of PC enhancement products to retailers and Consumers. Based out of East Dundee, IL, VisionTek brings the most innovative and best performing products to the PC enthusiast consumer market and further committed to exemplary customer service and support for all of our products. VisionTek’s award winning brand has been a leader for years and continues to set the standard for excellence in the market. VisionTek products can be found at leading retailers, distributors, PC system builders and e-commerce sites in North America.



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