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AMD Radeon HD 5450 1GB DP

The VisionTek ATI Radeon™ HD 5450 graphics cards offer the most features and functionality in their class with complete DirectX 11 support and the world’s most advanced graphics, display features and technologies. Designed to deliver a feature laden gaming/computing experience1, AMD Radeon™ HD 5450 GPUs enable a seamless HD gaming experience with amazing image quality.  At the “heart” of the entertainment experience on the PC, things like video playback, editing and transferring content to portable media players are now fast and easy. Supports Windows 7 and future DirectX®11 games giving users incredible system performance in an energy efficient card that is easy to install with no external power supply needed.

Microsoft DirectX
® 11 Support

AMD Radeon™ HD 5450 Series GPUs fully support Microsoft DirectX® 11, enabling the following:

is now available to PC developers for real-time rendering with ultra-realistic characters and an incredible level of detail with 3D images

HDR Texture compression
delivers an intense level visual detail without increasing graphics memory

footprint with efficiency and incredible image quality
support for DirectX® 11 accelerates rendering by leveraging all the CPU cores to enable overall faster gaming performance

improves PC performance by taking on some or all of a DirectX 11-enabled application’s processing load, freeing up the computer’s main processor to take on additional tasks.

® TrueHD and DTSHD Master Audio Support

Support of content protected, high bandwidth, 7.1 channels of surround sound over HDMI

ATI Avivo™ Technology Enhanced Unified Video Decoder 2 (UVD 2)

Watch the hottest Blu-ray movies or other HD content at full 1080p display resolution and beyond and enjoy a more feature rich experience with enhanced Unified Video Decoder 2 (UVD 2)

  • •Enhanced UVD 2 now support hardware acceleration decode of dual 1080p HD video streams
  • •Brighter Whites processing increases the blue value of white colors for brighter and more vivid
    video playback
  • Independent Video Gamma Control allows you to set video gamma independently from Windows
    desktop for a better viewing experience
  • Dynamic Video Range Control enables user to control levels of black and white during playback


Manufacturer Part Number: 900315


Key Features

  • Powered by AMD Radeon™ HD5450
  • 1GB High Speed memory
  • ATI Stream technology
  • Display Port, HDMI, DVI, VGA  (certain configurations will require adapter – sold separately)
  • Designed for DirectCompute 11 and
  • Accelerated Video Transcoding (AVT)
  • Compliant with DirectX® 11 and earlier revisions
  • Supports OpenGL 3.2
  • Dual-mode ATI CrossFireX™ technology support for highly scalable performance
  • ATI Avivo™ HD video and display technology1
  • ATI PowerPlay™ power management technology
  • Dynamic power management with low power idle state
  • Ultra-low power state support for multi-GPU configurations
  • PCI Express® 2.1 suppor

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista (all versions)
  • Windows XP

Supported Configurations

  • HDMI video and audio (may require adapter)
  • Dual link DVI
  • Dual DVI (adapter required- sold separately)
  • VGA
  • Dual VGA (adapter required- sold separately)
  • Display Port



Box Contents

  • AMD Radeon™ HD 5450 graphics card 900315
  • Set-up CD
  • Short bracket kit x2
  • Quick install guide
  • PDF manual on CD

System Requirements

  • PCI Express® based PC is required with one X16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard
  • 350 Watt or greater power supply recommended (450 Watt for ATI CrossFireX™ technology in dual mode)
  • Video card may occupy two slots
  • Certified power supplies are recommended. Refer to PSU for a list of Certified products
  • Minimum 1GB of system memory
  • Installation software requires CD-ROM drive
  • DVD playback requires DVD drive
  • Blu-ray™ playback requires Blu-ray drive
  • For an ATI CrossFireX™ system, a second ATI Radeon™ HD 5450 graphics card, and ATI CrossFireX Ready motherboard are required.

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