HIS Radeon 6870 IceQX

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Packaging

Nice white edged box making my photography all hard n’ stuff… damn you HIS.

HIS Radeon 6870 IceQX

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HIS Radeon 6870 IceQX

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Along with the card you get an installation DVD, crossfire bridge, DVD to VGA converter and a pair of 4pin molex to 6pin PCIe power converters.

HIS Radeon 6870 IceQX

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Physical Features

The card itself fits the Ice theme with the cyan-ish, translucent shroud covering the internal heatsink.

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There’s not a lot of styling beyond this, though there is a darker blue segment around the centralised fan which features a honeycomb surround.

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At the front end there’s the usual pair of 6pin PCIe power ports.

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Four big aluminium coated heatpipes run along the top of the card underneath a little logo sticker.

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At the back end there’s a pair of DVI, a single HDMI and twin min-display ports.

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The rear of the card has some very low profile screws so you shouldn’t have too much of a problem with clearance issues.

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Popping the cooler off you get a view of the GPU, memory chips and the ferrite chokes it seemed they used.

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Last modified: May 3, 2011

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One Response to :
HIS Radeon 6870 IceQX

  1. Xeph says:

    Fantastic Card, would 100% recommend to anyone who is looking for a new GPU!

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