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Sapphire’s Radeon HD 7790 “Bonaire” pictures and benchmarks displayed

We all love leaks, don’t we? (the real ones). But then there are leaks and there are those who give a little teaser well before its launched, and they’re proud to do so (like a boss!).

Such is the case when Sweclockers who have put few screenshots which includes GPU-Z and couple of benchmark comparison.

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The entry level Radeon HD 7790 is said to bridge the gap between HD 7770 and HD 7850. The card uses 768 stream processors with 1075MHz GPU frequency and a 128-bit bus.

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This card is based on GCN 2.0 architecture which will be used in the upcoming Radeon HD 8000 series with a choice of either 1 or 2GB GDDR5 memory. It is said that the card comes with the recommended price of  £118 and and set to be available in April 2013.

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The Sapphire’s card is a dual slot design which uses 2x fans.

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The actual PCB is measured at 21.5″ and uses 6 pin PCIe connector to draw power. The output it uses are 2x DVI, 1x HDMI and DisplayPort so it will support AMD HD3D and Eyefinity.

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Looking at 3DMark standard and 3DMark 11 Extreme preset using 1920 x 1080 resolution, the card stays between HD Radeon 7770 and HD Radeon 7850.

Now that Nvidia is encouraged to release a faster GTC 650Ti, we can hope the competition between the red and the green team will prove beneficial for those who are looking for a cheaper solution for decent play using 1080p resolution, but only time will tell how much can the new GTX 650 Ti can product better results.

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About Roshan Ashraf Shaikh

A fan of computer systems, components, peripherals and phones. Co-incidentally the owner of Hardware BBQ and Dawn of Tech

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