Though a bit of coverage has already surfaced recently on the web prior to its official NDA expiry, AMD's HD 3870 X2 graphics card has just been officially launched and quite a number of sites are now allowed to post up details of their experiences with it.
You'll get a very good idea of what to expect from the card after checking out these below reviews :-
- Yours truely
- Hartware.de (Translated)
- Hot Hardware
- PC Perspective
- Hardware Canucks
- Toms Hardware
- Overclockers Club
- Tech Report
- ChileHardware (Translated)
More links inevitably to come so be sure to check back.
The Radeon HD 3870 X2 was codenamed R680 throughout its development. Although that codename implies the card is powered by a new GPU, it is not. The Radeon HD 3870 X2 is instead powered by a pair of RV670 GPUs linked together on a single PCB by a PCI Express fan-out switch. In essence, the Radeon HD 3870 X2 is "CrossFire on a card".
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