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PowerColor AX7870 2GBD5-2DHV5E/OC Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB 256-Bit GDDR5 V5 PCI Express 3.0 CrossFireX Support Video Card

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  • 2GB 256-Bit GDDR5
  • Core Clock 1030MHz
  • 1 x DVI-I 1 x HDMI 2 x Mini DisplayPort
  • 1280 Stream Processors
  • PCI Express 3.0

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Transform your gaming with a new level of realism and environmental interaction with the PowerColor Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition. Based on the highly acclaimed 28nm GCN architecture, this card is built around 1280 stream processors and an abundant amount of memory for smooth gameplay in the hottest DirectX 11 titles. Breakthrough over 1GHz Engine Clock means more graphics power for higher framerates, even in high game detail settings. The latest Eyefinity 2.0 with 3D support redefines your entertainment with immersive, stereoscopic 3D visuals across multiple monitors. An array of cutting-edge graphics technology – such as AMD App Acceleration, AMD PowerTune technology, and AMD CrossFire – is built right in, offering you more than one way to elevate your gaming experience.

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  • newegg AMD App Acceleration AMD App Accelerator creates a “co-processing” environment, in which the compute processing potential in your AMD Radeon Graphics processor works together with the system central processor to accelerate enabled applications.
  • newegg AMD PowerTune Technology Maximizes performance under load conditions by dynamically increasing the GPU engine clock to take advantage of unused TDP headroom. Also allows users to configure their own TDP limit, within a provided range, for even higher performance or more power efficiency.
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 2 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 2 years
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Customer Reviews of the PowerColor AX7870 2GBD5-2DHV5E/OC

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  • robert e.
  • 11/18/2014 11:36:18 PM
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsYou Won"t Get Rebate

Pros: None

Cons: Never bought Power Color before. Never will again. I get ALL my rebates. I'm very careful about sending them in on time and saving copies of relevant documentation. Power color will not honor your rebate even if you do everything right.

Other Thoughts: I have video cards from HIS, XFX, Sapphire, Gigabyte, and generic amd cards. Got rebate from all of them. Refused by PowerColor. I don't do business with companies that cheat!

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  • Aaron H.
  • 11/10/2014 9:32:01 AM
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsI'm Sorry...

Pros: All around good card. Can handle games like Tomb Raider and Shadow of Mordor running at 60-500 frames. With minor overclocks.

Cons: At high RPM's, the fans become unstable. One of the blades got hung on the heatsink, broke the blade off. Had to break another blade off on opposing side to prevent grinding noise.

Other Thoughts: Should have bought another before they went out of stock.

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5 out of 5 eggsSolid gpu for gaming and rendering

Pros: Great speeds

Stable, 100% up time thus far, no issues

Rebate came quickly & easily

Sufficient amount of video out ports (dvi, hdmi, and dp)

Cons: Packaging was lackluster

No included adapters (for sli/xfire etc)

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  • Jazper R.
  • 6/28/2014 12:48:40 AM
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsWow..

Pros: Ran Crysis 3 for about an hour, max temp was 62 degrees. SIXTY TWO DEGREES. Just wow. Ran it pretty good too, 1080p High preset 35+ FPS on stock speeds.

Cons: The package was the card itself, a manual and a driver CD. That's it.

The plastic body of the card is a bit flimsy

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  • Anonymous
  • 6/27/2014 12:52:20 PM
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsTemperatues

Pros: Silent and now thankfully, cool. One of the better heat sinks believe it or not.

Cons: Doesn't walk my dog or cook my meals.

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  • HDII
  • 6/10/2014 2:41:37 PM
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsCard DOA ~ NewEgg and PowerColor RMA No Help

Pros: Great performance when working.

Cons: Quality and 'service'

Other Thoughts: Card was DOA but by the time I noticed I had already recycled the box. I built a number of PCs per week and my office would be full if I kept them all for the full 30-day return period. Once I got the PC up and running and noticed the card was bad, I contacted NE for an RMA. They shipped me out a replacement which worked fine, quick GPU. I then immediately returned the original card in the new box. A week later NE contacts me to let me know that they cannot accept the return without the original box which is ridiculous and recommended I reach out to PowerColor for additional assistance.

PC was less than helpful. Their RAM/Tech support department is one guy so it took me two hours of calling to get ahold of him, he was on lunch. He then said there was nothing he could do but exchange the card which is of no help to me since I already have the replacement installed in my client's computer now a state away. After asking to speak with his manager, he said he was the manager and had no boss. Quite ridiculous so I hung up and called back to speak with the operator. The operator was unfortunately no help. She was running around in circles to not give me Raymond’s manager’s name or contact information. She first said he was travelling, then she said he was in sales, then she said he wasn’t in sales but they all work closely together, then she said she didn’t know who his manager was because she wasn’t in that department. Just absurd. I looked up their parent company in Taiwan [TUL -] and sent an email explaining the situation and asking for their assistance. We will see if they are able to help.

RMAs are ALWAYS such a pain with NE. I spend $10,000+ / month on computer components and am sticking with A-m-a-z-o-n and the like from now on. A-m-a-z-o-n's customer service and RMA process are 100% better than NewEgg's. This is the last time I go through a challenging/bad experience with NE. NewEgg and PowerColor have both lost a solid customer.

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  • Tyler D.
  • 6/10/2014 11:21:06 AM
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsWonderful card

Pros: Great mid-performance card, cheap, easy to install

Cons: high power demand (as to be expected)

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  • Joseph B.
  • 5/27/2014 5:56:51 AM
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsLove it

Pros: Easy to install. Works great. Runs all my games on Ultra or the highest settings whatever they call it.

Cons: crossfire cable in the box....I guess

Other Thoughts: I'm running this card on an i7-930 (3+ years old) and with dual monitors. I plugged the card in and ran the disk that came with it. That was it. Everything worked great on the first try. No problems with overheating and my case doesn't have the best airflow (not bad, but not great).

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  • Marcus S.
  • 5/24/2014 3:51:27 AM
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week

5 out of 5 eggsAs expected

Pros: Runs as I would have expected when compared to my old 7770.

Cons: None yet.

Other Thoughts: Super pleased. I ordered an Open Box listing and ended up getting one someone must have returned without even opening. Completely sealed.

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  • Jeremy S.
  • 5/23/2014 8:15:26 AM
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsThis card is amazing!

Pros: This card is very quiet, up to the point where i thought the fans weren't spinning! When i first turned this on, it was running at 30°C.That is extremely low! It sometimes goes up to ~70°C during gaming, but never over. Everything runs at 60fps.

Cons: None at all!
Will update if any arise.

Other Thoughts: Great card, you should buy it

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