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PowerColor Radeon HD 6870x2 2GB Overclocked Video Card Review - Temperature Test

We check out the new dual core HD 6870x2 from PowerColor and proceed to overclock it. Our thoughts? Let's find out!

| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jul 28, 2011 4:50 am
TweakTown Rating: 90%      Manufacturer: PowerColor

Temperature Tests

 

 

The temperature of the core is pulled from MSI Afterburner with the max reading used after a completed run off 3DMark Vantage and the Performance preset.

 

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Normally we'd split this up to show one core and the other, but both cores came in at 75c when under load. This compares to our HD 6870 in CrossFire getting 73c on one card and 78c on the other. Of course, our card is also overclocked here, so that's something really worth taking into account.

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