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AMD Radeon HD 7850 2GB PCIe

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AMD Radeon HD 7850 2GB PCIe Part # 900505

The AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 Series is the upgrade gamers deserve. Based on the award-winning GCN Architecture, these cards are engineered for supremacy with the industry’s very first 28nm GPU design. Packed with incredible features, such as support for PCI Express 3.0, the ultra-efficient AMD ZeroCore Power technology and gaming with AMD Eyefinity technology, serious gaming starts here.1,3,6 

Engineered to be the world’s most advanced graphics cards, AMD Radeon™ HD 7700, HD 7800 and 7900 Series GPUs feature the award-winning GCN Architecture for spectacular performance and efficiency. Equipped with the latest technologies, such as PCI Express® 3.0 and the incredibly efficient AMD ZeroCore Power technology, gamers should never settle for anything less.4,7  Step up to the world’s most advanced graphics with the GCN Architecture, an award-winning 28nm chip engineered to enable an exceptional DirectX® 11 experience, today and tomorrow. Expanded: It’s time to broaden your horizons. Tap into the full potential of your GPU by gaming on more than three displays with AMD Eyefinity technology “2.0”.2

 

GCN Architecture 
Step up to the world’s most advanced graphics with the GCN Architecture, an award-winning 28nm chip engineered to enable an exceptional DirectX® 11 experience, today and tomorrow. Built to perform as the world’s most advanced graphics, the GCN Architecture is the industry’s first 28nm GPU design. Packed with unprecedented technologies, such as PCI Express 3.0 and the ultra-efficient AMD ZeroCore Power technology, this is the hardware that gamers deserve.4,7


AMD Eyefinity “2.0” 
AMD Eyefinity is here to deliver the unfair advantage you deserve. With new modes and features, like 5x1 landscape, stereo 3D and universal bezel compensation, the world’s best multi-display gaming technology just got better.

 

Get amazing EyeDefinition graphics with DirectX® 11 technology 
Play the most demanding DirectX® 11-capable games in true ―Eye-Definition‖ with the AMD Radeon™ HD 6900 Series graphics. A new and advanced DirectX® 11-capable architecture with scalable geometry processing enables flawless graphics and unbelievable frame rates for the ultimate HD gaming experience. 

 

AMD App Acceleration
Go beyond gaming with AMD App Acceleration. Experience certifiably spectacular video with the latest codecs and blistering performance in everyday applications.4

 

 Specifications

  • PCI Express 3.0 x16 bus interface
  • DirectX® 11-capable graphics
  •  9th generation programmable hardware tessellation units
  • DirectCompute 11
  • Accelerated multi-threading
  • HDR texture compression
  • Image quality enhancement technology
  • Up to 24x multi-sample and super-sample anti-aliasing modes
  • Adaptive anti-aliasing
  • Morphological Anti-Aliasing (MLAA)
  • DirectX® 10/11 Super-Sample Anti-Aliasing (SSAA
  • 16x angle independent anisotropic texture filtering
  • 128-bit floating point HDR rendering
  • AMD Eyefinity multi-display technology1
  • Display groupin
  • Combine multiple displays to behave like a single large display
  • AMD App Acceleration4
  • Microsoft C++ AMP
  • DirectCompute 11
  • Double Precision Floating Point
  • AMD HD Media Accelerator
  • AMD CrossFire™ multi-GPU technology5
  • Dual, triple or quad-GPU scaling
  • Cutting-edge integrated display support
  • Integrated HD audio controller
  • Supports AC-3, AAC, Dolby TrueHD and DTS Master Audio formats

 



Supported Operating Systems

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP

 

System Requirements

  • PCI Express® based PC is required with one X16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard Note: 
  • 450 Watt or greater power supply with one 75W 6-pin PCI Express® connector recommended 
  • Certified power supplies are recommended. Refer to http://ati.amd.com/certifiedPSU for a list of Certified products
  • Minimum 1GB of system memory
  • 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

 

Supported configurations

  • (1) Dual link DVI-I
  • (1) HDMI video and audio connector
  • (1) Single VGA (adapter required – included)
  • (2) mini Display Port

  

What’s in the Box:

  • AMD Radeon™ HD 7850 Card 900505
  • Set-up CD
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Adapter(s) included for additional output configuration

The operation of AMD CrossFire™ technology in dual mode requires a second AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 series graphics card and an AMD CrossFire™ Ready motherboard.


1 AMD Eyefinity technology works with games that support non-standard aspect ratios, which is required for panning across multiple displays. To enable more than two displays, additional panels with native DisplayPort™ connectors, and/or DisplayPort™ compliant active adapters to convert your monitor’s native input to your cards DisplayPort™ or Mini-DisplayPort™ connector(s), are required. AMD Eyefinity technology can support up to 6 displays using a single enabled AMD Radeon™ graphics card with Windows Vista® or Windows® 7 operating systems – the number of displays may vary by board design and you should confirm exact specifications with the applicable manufacturer before purchase.
2 AMD HD3D is a technology designed to enable stereoscopic 3D support in games, movies and/or photos.
3 AMD EyeSpeed technology is a set of technologies available on AMD Radeon™ HD 6000 series and higher GPUs and is designed to improve video quality and enhance application performance. Full enablement of some features requires support for AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) technology and/or AMD’s Universal Video Decoder (UVD). AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing technology works with applications designed to take advantage of its GPU acceleration capabilities.
4 Requires application support for AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) technology. AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing technology works with applications designed to take advantage of its GPU acceleration capabilities.
5 AMDCrossFireX™ technology requires an AMD CrossFireX Ready motherboard, an AMD CrossFireX™ Bridge Interconnect (for each additional graphics card) and may require a specialized power supply.

 

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