Sapphire Technology Radeon HD 7970 Graphic Card - 950 MHz Core - 3 GB GDDR5 SDRAM - PCI-Express 3.0 x16
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Item No.
850360
Mfg Part No.
11197-03-40G

Product Information for Sapphire Technology Radeon HD 7970 Graphic Card - 950 MHz Core - 3 GB GDDR5 SDRAM - PCI-Express 3.0 x16

Highlights for Sapphire Technology Radeon HD 7970 Graphic Card - 950 MHz Core - 3 GB GDDR5 SDRAM - PCI-Express 3.0 x16

  • Host Interface:PCI-Express 3.0 x16
  • Standard Memory:3 GB

Marketing Information

The SAPPHIRE HD 7970 3GB OC with Boost Edition shares the features of the recently announced AMD PowerTune technology with Boost which is a intelligent TDP management technology with dynamic clockspeed / voltage / performance enhancement for games and applications.

On its standard settings, the SAPPHIRE HD 7970 3GB OC with Boost Edition runs at 950 MHz and with PowerTune Dynamic Boost rises to 1000 MHz on the engine with the memory clock at 5800 MHz effective. In addition, users will be able to individually tune the card with SAPPHIRE TriXX, the company's free to download software tool that allows key parameters to be adjusted for maximum performance.

Interfaces/Ports

  • Host Interface: PCI-Express 3.0 x16
  • HDMI: Yes
  • Technical Information

  • Analog Signal: Yes
  • Digital Signal: Yes
  • Number of Monitors Supported: 3
  • Dual Link DVI Supported: Yes
  • Warranty

    Interfaces/Ports

  • DVI: Yes
  • DisplayPort: Yes
  • Number of DisplayPort Outputs: 1
  • Number of DVI Outputs: 1
  • Number of HDMI Outputs: 1
  • General Information

  • Product Type: Graphic Card
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 11197-03-40G
  • Manufacturer Website Address: www.sapphiretech.com
  • Manufacturer: Sapphire, Inc
  • Product Name: Radeon HD 7970 OC with Boost Graphic Card
  • Brand Name: Sapphire
  • Memory

  • Standard Memory: 3 GB
  • Memory Speed: 5700 MHz
  • Memory Technology: GDDR5 SDRAM
  • Bus Width: 384 bit
  • Miscellaneous

    Platform Supported

    PC

    System Requirements

    • PCI Express based PC is required with one X16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard
    • 1X75 Watt 6-pin PCI Express power connector is required
    • Certified power supplies are recommended
    • 4096MB Minimum of system memory
    • Installation software requires CD-ROM drive
    • DVD playback requires DVD drive
    • Blu-ray / HD DVD playback requires Blu-ray / HD DVD drive
    • For an AMD CrossFireX system, a second same AMD Radeon graphics card, an AMD CrossFireX Ready motherboard and one AMD CrossFireX Bridge Interconnect cable per graphics card (optional) are required
    • 500 Watt Power Supply is required
    • 850WattPower Supply is recommended for CrossFireX System
    • 1X150 Watt 8-pin PCI Express power connector is required
    • 4X150 Watt 8-pin PCI Express power connector is required for CrossFireX system
    • 64-bit operating system highly recommended
    • Use of 3 or more displays with AMD Eyefinity technology requires a DisplayPort-capable panel or an AMD Eyefinity-validated dongle

    Operating System(s):

    • Windows Vista
    • Windows 7
    • Windows XP

    Physical Characteristics

  • Thickness: 1.6"
  • Form Factor: Plug-in Card
  • Length: 11.0"
  • Cooler Type: Fan Cooler
  • Height: 4.7"
  • Slot Space Required: Dual
  • Processor & Chipset

  • Processor Speed: 950 MHz
  • Number of Stream Processors: 2048
  • Chipset Manufacturer: AMD
  • Chipset Model: HD 7970
  • Chipset Line: Radeon
  • Chipset Series: HD 7000
  • Software

    Technical Information

  • API Supported: DirectX 11.0
  • Features: PowerPlay Technology
  • Maximum Resolution: 4096 x 2160
  • Multi-GPU Technology: CrossFireX
  • Shader Model: 5.0