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AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition Review

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  • AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition
    4.5/5
    $499.00
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    AMD's new Radeon HD 7970 retakes the game-performance crown and offers excellent GPU compute performance, but it is significantly more power-hungry than its predecessor.

At a Glance

AMD's new Radeon HD 7970 retakes the game-performance crown and offers excellent GPU compute performance, but it is significantly more power-hungry than its predecessor.

Price when rated: 499
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Pros

  • Fastest gaming performance in a single GPU card
  • 3GB of 6GHz GDDR5 and a 384-bit memory bus

Cons

  • Consumes a lot more power than the competition
  • The 11-inch length is a tight fit in some cases
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