Sapphire HD7950 Overclock Edition Review

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Judging from the box art anyone would think that graphics cards are designed solely for the males in the audience. We all like a pretty lady but it's a bit much.

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Contrary to the all metal and sleek looking XFX, the Sapphire is all about mad cooling capabilities. A very slender shroud just barely covers the huge heatpipes and fans. Sapphire have also removed the dual-BIOS that we saw on the reference card.

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It might be able to be overclocked to incredible levels, but it still only requires the dual 6pin PCIe power inputs.

Just look at those heatpipes. It's like a piece of copper sculpture. Gorgeous.

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The outputs remain the same, two mini DisplayPort, an HDMI and a DVI.

Sapphire HD7950 Overclock Edition Review

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31-01-2012, 00:00:29

tinytomlogan


Fancy a HD7950 that's truly blazingly fast? Welcome to the Overclocked Edition from Sapphire.

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31-01-2012, 00:51:49

MaXiMiZe
Great review Tom. The 7950 is looking like a really good buy. Hopefully it drops at the £350 mark.Quote

31-01-2012, 06:40:33

kilobravo
I like the look of that twin cooler. Quote
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