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HIS Radeon HD 5850 Turbo 1GB Video Card

Another Turbo model arrives from HIS and this time it's based on the HD 5850. Let's take the time to check it out in our new benchmark line-up.

By: | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 1, 2010 1:17 pm
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: HIS Digital





Only recently we looked at the HD 5870 Turbo from HIS which did a good job of impressing us. Today we're moving slightly down the ladder to the HD 5850 which has become one of the best valued video cards on the market today.


This one from HIS again sits in the Turbo series and is the first retail card to get reviewed on our new testbed with all of our new benchmarks. After just coming off some coverage of the GTX 470, we did mention a few times that due to price of the GTX 470, it really goes against an overclocked HD 5850 when it comes to comparing the two models head to head due to being in the same price bracket.


So, not only today will we be able to see how the first retail card goes through our new benchmark line-up, but we'll also see how the GTX 470 goes against an overclocked HD 5850.


Before we get into that fun stuff, though, let's have a quick look at the package, the card and the specifications that the Turbo model carries. Once that's done we'll get into the benchmarks and check out the performance of the model.


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