Company Micro-Star International (MSI) in conjunction with the official announcements graphics processor ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 from AMD announced the release of two own version of the accelerator, which is the fastest at present Day of decision of this kind. Models MSI R4870X2-T2D2G and MSI R4870X2-T2D2G-OC based on the reference design and differ only the working frequency of two graphics cores, which in the first case and the standard is 750 MHz, while the second factory value increased to 780 MHz. As for other technical specifications of products, they are identical and are like:
Two established on 55 - nm chip technology RV770 XT with 800 streaming processors each;
2 GB ( 2 x 1 GB) memory GDDR5 with 256 - bit interface and efficient frequency of 3600 MHz;
Compatibility with DirectX 10. 1 Shader Model 4. 1;
now support HDMI, HDCP and 7. 1-channel sound;
PCI Express Bus 2. 0 x16;
Technologies ATI CrossFireX Multi-GPU Technology, ATI PowerPlay and second-generation ATI Avivo HD Technology with an enhanced integrated video Unified Video Decoder 2;
Dvuhslotovaya active air cooling system reference design ;
Vyvedennye on the back cover of two ports Dual-Link DVI and one HDTV-output;
Special 6 - and 8 - contact connectors for supplementary feeding.
If, however, talk about the value of new products described above, then any information about this from developers have not yet been reported, although worth recalling that the recommended price by AMD on the ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 set at $ 549.