Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,793 Reviews & Articles | 46,922 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: AMD rumored to launch its dual-GPU next month, the Radeon R9 Fury X2

HIS Radeon X700 IceQ 128MB AGP Graphics Card - The Card

By: James Bannan | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Oct 25, 2005 4:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 8.0%Manufacturer: HIS

The Card


The HIS X700 IceQ is dominated by the IceQ heatsink and heat extractor. Air is pulled in by the large fan at the back and drawn across the heatsink fins and then out the back of the case. The size of the cooling unit forces it to take up two case riser slots. In our test system, the neighbouring PCI slot was completely covered, and the one next to that was effectively unusable. That's a sizable physical footprint, and substantially greater than most other cards based on the X700 chipset.



To power the IceQ hardware, external power is required by means of a four-pin connector, of the same type used to power floppy disk drives. Again, this is a fairly unique feature in X700-based cards which don't natively require extra power beyond that supplied by through the bus.



The back of the card sports the ATI Rialto chip, which translates what is essentially a PCI-Express card to AGP. Outputs are DVI, analogue and S-Video.


Abit RX700 Pro-256PCIE ATI RADEON X700 Pro, (256 MB) Graphic Card


    PRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.

    United States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon's website.

    United Kingdom: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK's website.

    Canada: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada's website.

    We at TweakTown openly invite the companies who provide us with review samples / who are mentioned or discussed to express their opinion of our content. If any company representative wishes to respond, we will publish the response here.
Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases