AMD has announced the world’s fastest graphics card, the ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2, designed for advancing visual computing ever closer to eye-definition computing gaming and cinematic experiences and delivering a massive 2.4 teraFLOPS of processing power.
Also announced today is the ATI RadeonTM HD 4850 X2 graphics card, delivering high performance at a compelling price point.
These cards comprise the ATI Radeon HD 4800 X2 series, combining two ATI Radeon HD 4800 series GPUs with a more advanced cross-GPU connection based on the PCIe 2.0 standard, plus two gigabytes of memory – the most in any currently available consumer graphics card.
These technologies combine to make the ATI Radeon HD 4800 X2 series suited for the most demanding games, able to deliver high frame rates at extreme resolutions and image quality settings.
The computational 2.4 teraFLOPS horsepower of the ATI Radeon HD 4800 X2 series makes computing experiences that approach eye-definition computing possible.
Based on an advanced 55nm design and leading DirectX 10.1 support, the ATI Radeon HD 4800 X2 series delivers the industry’s most compelling feature set. The ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 is immediately available from e-tailers worldwide priced at USD $549 SRP, while the ATI Radeon HD 4850 X2 is scheduled to be available in September at an estimated price of USD $399.