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Sapphire launches TOXIC version of Radeon HD 4870

Comes pre-overclocked with Vapor-X cooler

By Cameron Wilmot on Sep 15, 2008 at 08:52 pm CDT - 0 mins, 29 secs reading time

Sapphire sent word today that it has taken the covers off its Radeon HD 4870 TOXIC Edition graphics card.

Sapphire launches TOXIC version of Radeon HD 4870

It includes a fancy Vapor-X cooler which is Sapphire's implementation of Vapour Chamber Technology (VCT). It promises to offer better and quieter cooling performance than others on the market with its three heatpipe cooling setup.

Sapphire launches TOXIC version of Radeon HD 4870

Being a TOXIC version, it of course comes pre-overclocked. Sapphire has sent the 512MB of GDDR5 memory to operate at 2000MHz DDR and the GPU core is pre-overclocked at 780MHz.

You can find more information over at the press release which we uploaded here.

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