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MSI Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition DirectX 11.1 R7970 LIGHTNING BE 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card

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  • 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5
  • Core Clock 1070MHz
  • Boost Clock 1150MHz
  • Single-link DVI-I x 1, Single-link DVI-D x 1 4 x Mini DisplayPort
  • 2048 Stream Processors
  • PCI Express 3.0 x16

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Imagine your gaming, now faster and quieter with the MSI R7970 LIGHTNING BE graphics card! Built on the already powerful 28nm AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition chip, the R7970 LIGHTNING BE pushes the performance boundary by cranking up the frequency to 1070 MHz Base Clock, 1150MHz Boost Clock and 6000MHz memory clock. The hottest DirectX 11 titles will be smoother with visually stunning graphics and details.

For overclocking enthusiasts, DIY professionals, and the like, you'll love this combination of software and hardware. Afterburner overclocking utility, Unlocked Digital Power, and GPU Reactor technology offer you unlimited freedom to tweak the parameters, so you can extract every drop of performance from this VGA card. Overheating? No need to worry. Military Class III components and Xtreme Thermal solution guarantee unparalleled durability and cooling for you to game hard with full confidence.

Play games or play the card, its up to you.

  • newegg Unlocked Digital Power An innovative set of design advancement to improve your overclocking capability. With Unlocked BIOS, you can unlock all protection with one click for extreme overclocking. Digital PWM Controller ensures more stable and precise voltage by a digital signal. Enhanced Power Design provides 2-times the power output for maximum OC potential.
  • newegg GPU Reactor GPU Reactor is the MSI exclusive design for the overclocking stability. An add-on device on the back of graphics cards provide 88% higher power capacity and eliminate power noise (ripple).
  • newegg Military Class III Components & Gold-Plated Connector MSI Graphics Cards are the only ones meeting MIL-STD-810G standard. MSI graphics cards adopt top components like Copper MOS, Hi-c CAP, Golden SSC, and Dark Solid CAP to ensure the best stability and quality - giving you the highest quality and longest lifetime. MSI Lighting graphics cards adopt Gold-Plated Connectors to provide better signal transmission and rust protection. It will maximize display connectivity and expand the lifetime of your graphics card.
  • newegg Twin Frozr IV Twin Frozr IV thermal solution provides exceptional cooling performance you can rely on for comfortable gaming - even under extreme load levels. Propeller Blades provide 20% more airflow to enhance thermal performance. Dual form-in-one heatsink provides better heat dissipation and strengthens the structure. Dust Removal technology keeps dust out for optimal cooling performance and the best thermal conditions. It's the best choice for gamers and OCers.
  • newegg 3X3 OC Kits Triple Overvoltage: adjust the voltage of GPU, memory, and PLL to unleash the potential of this graphics card. Triple Temp Monitor: Monitoring and controlling GPU/Memory/PLL condition at the same time. Enhanced PWM Design: Providing higher overclocking capability and better stability at peak load.
  • newegg Afterburner In partnership with Rivatuner, MSI releases the ultimate graphics card utility “Afterburner”. This utility enables all MSI graphics cards users to boost performance and to monitor all kinds of critical information in real-time. Afterburner is a completely free utility which is compatible with almost all MSI graphics cards.

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Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years
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    • Return for refund within: 30 days
    • Return for replacement within: 30 days
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