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Old 05-04-2009, 01:12 AM   #1
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Default Sapphire Radeon HD 4870 Vapor-X 2GB

Believe it or not, despite the HD 4890's launch last month, the HD 4870 is still totally relevant, thanks to ATI's current pricing structure. There's a card for every budget, and if you're willing to spend around $180, you can get hooked up with a 1GB version of the card we're taking a look at today. It's silent, keeps cool, and still delivers great performance for the money.

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Old 05-05-2009, 06:31 AM   #2
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really weird that they sent a HD4870. a HD4890 Vapor-X 2GB would have been really nice! i read some where bout ATi releasing 40nm cards soon!? the HD4770 i think
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Old 05-06-2009, 12:38 AM   #3
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The HD 4770 is already out there
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Old 05-09-2009, 12:43 PM   #4
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We also have the HD 4770 card in our queue, but the time issue has been bad. I'm hoping I can clear out that soon, along with AMD's 955 and Intel's 975. I'm so behind :-(
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It's a shame I don't have anything AMD in-house newer than K7, else I'd offer to benchmark both of those processors for you to help ya out...
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We also have the HD 4770 card in our queue, but the time issue has been bad. I'm hoping I can clear out that soon, along with AMD's 955 and Intel's 975. I'm so behind :-(
Ooh, the HD4770 review will be intereshting! first 40nm GPU.
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