The first photographs and graphics tests Radeon HD 4890
March 19, 2009, 7:07 am
Sixth April 2009 the company AMD will officially present the public the latest graphics adapters based on videochipe RV790, the successor of glorious traditions of RV770. The formal designation of future new products - Radeon HD 4890. Once again go back to talk about the new generation of graphics adapters AMD/ATI makes the appearance of the first photographs of devices, as well as the results of testing devices in the most popular benchmarks. The main outcome of the details have emerged are the following facts:Radeon HD 4890, you can have with high probability be the official designation of the next product, the device will be equipped with dvuhslotovoy cooling system, power boards will be implemented through two 6-pin connector;card equipped with two DVI connectors, and only S-Video to connect a computer screen. Information provided on the screen shot test applications GPU-Z, yet is not complete, but the most important information is still present. Operating frequencies kernel/memory is 850 MHz and 975 MHz - these values will be valid for the standard version Radeon HD 4890. Towards the end of next month the company will produce and extreme graphics with enhanced by increasing the frequency of graphic processor chips and memory performance. Very interesting are the data on the temperature graphical kernel. As shown by measurements made by the software Catalyst 9. 3 (Beta drivers), the working temperature is 59 degrees. In other words RV790 showed almost identical results with their predecessor, but performance will be higher than the novice. As for the main computer, power devices, the understanding in this matter, we will help the first information about the performance Radeon HD 4890 in 3DMark 06. According to published reports, the assessment of performance graphics cards to 16, 096 points. This result is very close to the results displayed GeForce GTX 285 graphics cards, which makes the imminent new product very serious competitor for the products of NVIDIA. But do not forget the broken version of Radeon HD 4890, which will be 10-15% faster.