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GIGABYTE Radeon HD 5870 1GB Super Overclock Video Card - Total Value Rating (TVR)

Another card makes it to the SOC series from GIGABYTE. This time it's the much loved HD 5870. Let's check it out!

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: May 12, 2010 2:06 pm
TweakTown Rating: 93%      Manufacturer: GIGABYTE

Total Value Rating

 

The TVR graph is the TPR score divided by the price of the video card. The price of the video card is based on the list price of the model on Newegg.com. In the event the card isn't listed, it will be based on the U.S. $ MSRP given to us by the manufacturer.

 

In the event we can't source a price from either, the product will not receive a TVR rating. As with our TPR graph, the amount of video cards on the list will grow over time and the price of the model won't change from what it was when first reviewed. For this reason the U.S. $ price that the card is based off will be included next to the name of the model.

 

In the event you want to find the TVR rating yourself based on the current price, all you have to do is simply divide the TPR number by the list price.

 

TVR numbers are rounded to the nearest whole number; 100.3 will be 100; 100.8 will be 101 and 100.5 will be rounded down to 100.

 

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While the model carries with it a much higher price tag than the standard HD 5870, its strong performance increase doesn't knock the overall value of the model around much. Compared to the GTX 480 in its stock form as well, the model out performs it and offers a fair bit better value.

 

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