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AMD Radeon HD 7870 2Ghz Edition

Never Settle
  • The gigahertz barrier has been broken. Armed with a stunning 1GHz GPU based on the revolutionary GCN Architecture, the AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition Part # 900548 is quite simply engineered to reign supreme.
  • The next generation of AMD Eyefinity technology is here, featuring all-new support for stereo 3D, universal bezel compensation and brand new display configurations. Face it: the best just got better.
  • PCI Express 3.0 has arrived, and the AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition is ready. Get superior performance in multi-GPU configurations thanks to unprecedented bandwidth and AMD CrossFire™ technology.
  • Leave no performance behind. Get higher clocks and faster gaming with AMD PowerTune technology on the AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition.
  • AMD ZeroCore Power technology allows your AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition to consume virtually no power in its idle state.  It even shuts down secondary GPUs in AMD CrossFire™ technology mode to save power when they’re unneeded.
  • The market isn’t ready for 4k video, but Radeon™ is. With full support for HDMI® (with 4k) and DisplayPort 1.2 HBR2, the AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition is set for quad HD.
  • 1000MHz Engine Clock
  • 2GB GDDR5 Memory
  • 1200MHz Memory Clock (4.8 Gbps GDDR5)
  • 153.6GB/s memory bandwidth (maximum)
  • 2.56 TFLOPS Single Precision compute power
  • GCN Architecture   
  • 256-bit GDDR5 memory interface
  • PCI Express 3.0 x16 bus interface
  • DirectX® 11.1-capable graphics
  • OpenGL 4.2 support
  • Partially Resident Textures (PRT)   
  • Image quality enhancement technology   
  • AMD Eyefinity multi-display technology
  • AMD App Acceleration  
  • AMD HD3D technology
  • AMD CrossFire™ multi-GPU technology
  • Cutting-edge integrated display support   
  • Integrated HD audio controller   
  • AMD PowerPlay™ power management technolog
  • AMD PowerTune technology
  • AMD ZeroCore Power technology
  • AMD Catalyst™ graphics and HD video configuration software
  • Unified Graphics display driver - AMD Catalyst™ software enabling other PC programs and devices to use advanced graphics, video, and features of AMD Radeon™ products.
    System Requirements
  • PCI Express® based PC is required with one X16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard
  • 500W (or greater) power supply with one 75W 6-pin PCI Express power connector recommended    600W power supply (or greater) with two 75W 6-pin PCI Express power connectors recommended for AMD CrossFire™ technology.
  • Certified power supplies are recommended. 
  • Minimum 4GB of system memory 8GB (or more) of system memory recommended for AMD CrossFire™ technology
  • Installation software requires CD-ROM drive, a keyboard, a mouse, and a display
  • DVD playback requires DVD drive and a DVD
  • Blu-ray™ playback requires Blu-ray drive and a Blu-ray disc
  • For an AMD CrossFire™ system, a second AMD Radeon™ HD 7770 GPU, an AMD CrossFire™ Ready motherboard and one AMD CrossFire™ Bridge Interconnect cable is required
  • Use of 3 or more displays with AMD Eyefinity technology requires a DisplayPort-capable panel or an AMD Eyefinity validated dongle. See for a list of validated DisplayPort dongles.
  • 64-bit operating system highly recommended
    Supported Operating Systems
    Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP

    Graphics cards

    7000 Series
    6000 Series
    5000 Series
    4000 Series
    3000 Series
    2000 Series
    1000 Series