The next round of the graphics card war begins with the launch of the world's first fully DirectX11 compatible graphics card - the ATI Radeon HD 5870. Manufactured using a 40nm process, packing a staggering 2.15 billion transistors, and with twice the stream processor count of the Radeon HD 4870, we put it through its paces to see what ATI's new GPU is capable of.
|Casing Dimensions and Specifications||Height: 495mm, Width: 210mm, Depth: 490mm, Weight: 6.6kg, Material: Aluminum, Case color: Black and red, Motherboard support type: Micro-ATX/ATX|
|Drive Bays and Expansion Slots / Ports||6 x 5.25-inch external drive bays, 3 x 3.5-inch internal drive bays, 8 standard expansion slots, 2 x front USB 2.0 ports, 1 x microphone jack, 1 x headphones jacks|
|Case Cooling||Fans: 1 x front 120mm fan, 2 x top 140mm fan, 1 x rear 120mm fan|
|Power Supply||None, Standard ATX PS2|