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Diamond Radeon HD 4870 512MB GDDR5 PCI-E 2XDVI-I Video Card

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Shipping Weight: 3 lbs

SKU #:(11340BD3111)

Mft. Part #: 4870PE5512

Brand Name    DIAMOND
Manufacturer    Diamond Multimedia, USA
Manufacturer Part Number    4870PE5512
Manufacturer Website Address    http://www.diamondmm.com
Marketing Information   

Redefine HD Gaming The ATI Radeon HD 4870 delivers a cinematic gaming experience with unprecedented performance. The powerful new TeraScale graphics will propel you deep into your gameplay with seamless frame rates and high resolutions. Enhanced anti-aliasing (AA) and anisotropic filtering create striking graphics with unparalleled realism so you can max out the settings of the most demanding next-generation games or revitalize your favorite titles. Play today while preparing for tomorrow with tessellation, support for DirectX 10.1 and scalable ATI CrossFireX technology.

Package Type    Retail
Product Line    Viper
Product Name    Viper Radeon HD 4870 Graphics Card
Product Type    Graphic Card
Dual Link DVI Supported    Yes
DVI    Yes
Host Interface    PCI Express 2.0 x16
Total Number of DVI Outputs    2
Bus Width    256 bit
Memory Speed    1800 MHz
Memory Technology    GDDR5
Standard Memory    512 MB
Package Contents   
  • Viper Radeon HD 4870 Graphics Card
  • Quick start guide
  • DVI-TO-VGA adapter
  • S-Video cable
  • CrossFire bridge interconnect
  • Component HDTV adapter
  • Installation CD
  • Diamond warranty card
  • DVI-TO-HDMI adapter

Platform Supported    PC
System Requirements   
  • Min. Intel 2.0 Celeron, Pentium Intel Duo, AMD 3800+ or higher System CPU
  • 2.0 Ghz or faster CPU Speed
  • 1024MB System Memory
  • 450 Watt or greater power supply with 75 Watt 2 x 6-pin PCI Express power connector recommended
  • PCI Express based PC is required with one x16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard
  • 450 Watt or greater power supply with 75 Watt 6-pin PCI Express power connector recommended (550 Watt and two 6-pin connectors for dual ATI CrossFireX) Certified power supplies are recommended
  • Installation software requires an optical drive
  • DVD playback requires DVD drive, Blu-ray playback requires a Blu-ray drive
  • For a complete ATI CrossFireX system, additional ATI Radeon HD 4870 graphics card, an ATI CrossFireX Ready motherboard and one ATI CrossFireX Bridge Interconnect cable per board is required
  • 400 MB Hard Disk Space
  • Double Available Slot
  • ATX Chassis
  • Digital flat-panel (DFP) displays or DVI-I Compatible or digital CRT display or High-resolution VGA monitor

Operating System:

  • Microsoft Windows Vista 32 Bit
  • Microsoft Windows Vista 64 Bit
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows XP 64 Bit
  • Microsoft Windows 2003
  • Microsoft Windows MCE

Chipset Line    Radeon
Chipset Manufacturer    ATI
Chipset Model    4870
Chipset Series    HD 4000
GPU Clock    750 MHz
Number of Stream Processors    800
Analog Signal    Yes
API Supported    DirectX 10.1
OpenGL 2.1
Digital Signal    Yes
HDCP Supported    Yes
Maximum Resolution    2560 x 1600
Multi-GPU Technology    CrossFireX
Number of Monitors Supported    2
RAMDAC Speed    400 MHz
Shader Model    4.1
Limited Warranty    1 Year

Reviewed by TC2010051058 at @ 12:50 AM Aug 07, 2008

amazing value!!! This video card has exceeded my expectations!

I have been unable to find any difference between the Diamond brand 4870 and other brands of the same card. I read that they are manufactured in different plants but they all follow the exact same plans from ATI. each brand produces an identical card, so go for the cheapest!

Reviewed by PG2010051341 at @ 07:02 AM Jul 28, 2008

Buy this card and put in crossfire if you have the money! Don't buy an nvidia's garphics card!

Reviewed by KW2010027292 at @ 08:50 AM Jul 26, 2008

This is an amazing card, at first i was skeptical but now that the new drivers 8.7 came out the card is just screaming. In age of conan it runs at 50+fps no matter where! That is the only game that taxes this card. Crysis at 1680x1050 runs at 60fps with no AA but on Very High!
Buy this card!!! You will not regret it!

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