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
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.
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 http://www.amd.com/EyefinityDongles for a list of validated DisplayPort dongles.