Wednesday, December 10, 2008

The ATI Radeon HD 4870-Based Gigabyte GV-R487D5-1GD Graphics Card Includes DisplayPort Support
Hardcore gamers know that if you want the fastest possible frame rates, you need the speediest graphic cards available. Unfortunately, few of us are willing to part with the cash needed to purchase these ultra-high-end cards—especially when for the highest level of performance, you'll want to run the cards in pairs or even triples (using ATI CrossFirex or Nvidia's SLI). But the truth is that you can still get powerful gaming performance with single graphics cards that are a few notches down from the top end, and that are also considerably less expensive. With this crowd in mind, Gigabyte has recently announced the Gigabyte GV-R487D5-1GD graphics card—an ATI Radeon HD 4870-based, PCIe 2.0 x16 card with 1GB of 256-bit GDDR5 memory...