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CoolIT cooled 4870 X2

CoolIT Extreme LCS for the Radeon 4870 X2CoolIT have announced their new liquid cooling system for the recently launched Radeon 4870 X2 graphics card. The card is due for release in Sept. 08 and prices have yet to be confirmed. In recent testing, the liquid cooled cards were stably clocked up to 880MHz (13.5% Increase) core clock speed and the GDDR5 memory pushed to 1GHz (11% increase). Dr. Gamal Refai-Ahmed, AMD Fellow and Chief Thermal Architect from the  AMD Graphics Product Group said of the new LCS:

"The liquid cooling technology that AMD co-developed with CoolIT provides superior cooling protection for users who want to operate their ATI Radeon graphics processors at high clock speeds for extended periods of time, by delivering an innovative, compelling solution inside a unique form factor, CoolIT helps enable ATI Radeon graphics processors to perform at high levels.”

 
 
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