HIS HD5830 Review

Close Look

HIS HD5830  Review

A Closer Look

Compact would be the word that springs to mind. The main box is dominated by the Modern Warfare 2 logo which is a curious choice. If anything is likely to sell a £210+ graphics card it's unlikely to be the thought of Modern Warfare 2, a game most people will have played a thousand times already.

Perhaps if you're torn between two models the thought of a free game will do the business.

HIS HD5830 Review     HIS HD5830 Review  

Opening it up we find the standard adaptor cables as well as a nicely laid out manual and CD combination that makes a lovely change from the normal paper wallet that driver CDs come in.

HIS HD5830 Review     HIS HD5830 Review  

Finally we get to the HIS 5830 Turbo. No-one will be in any doubt that this is an HIS product, nor that this is the Modern Warfare 2 variant.

HIS HD5830 Review     HIS HD5830 Review  

It's nice to see a full-card non-reference cooler. Anything that helps exhaust the heat out the back of our case is always welcome.

On the rear we have the near-standard Radeon 5 series ports of HDMI, DisplayPort and DVI-D.

HIS HD5830 Review     HIS HD5830 Review

«Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next»

Most Recent Comments

26-04-2010, 06:09:06

tinytomlogan
200 to spend on a gpu, but you want it cool and quiet? This maybe just the card for you.

Continue Reading

26-04-2010, 18:10:00

I Hunta x
seems like a reasonable card that scales well to the price compared to the 5850, what resolutions were the tests run at,

from the uniengine test im asuming 1920x1200?

26-04-2010, 18:19:22

delusion77
I agree 100% with OC3D here. The 5850 would be a better buy.

27-04-2010, 11:38:02

thewoolard
Too expensive still.

If it was between to 5770 and 5850 it would be a great buy.
Reply
x

Register for the OC3D Newsletter

Subscribing to the OC3D newsletter will keep you up-to-date on the latest technology reviews, competitions and goings-on at Overclock3D. We won't share your email address with ANYONE, and we will only email you with updates on site news, reviews, and competitions and you can unsubscribe easily at any time.

Simply enter your name and email address into the box below and be sure to click on the links in the confirmation emails that will arrive in your e-mail shortly after to complete the registration.

If you run into any problems, just drop us a message on the forums.