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AMD launches Radeon HD 6900 series graphics cards
Press release; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Thursday 16 December 2010]

AMD has introduced Radeon HD 6900 series graphics. The AMD Radeon HD 6900 series of graphics cards provides gamers with an enhanced second-generation, Microsoft DirectX 11-capable architecture and AMD PowerTune power management technology.

With AMD Eyefinity multi-display technology and AMD HD3D technology for 3D entertainment, the new AMD Radeon HD 6970 and AMD Radeon HD 6950 graphics cards are available immediately from retailers worldwide, with select models starting from NT$9,000-13,000 (US$302-436), the vendor said.

The AMD Radeon HD 6900 series graphics cards feature dual eighth-generation tessellation units, delivering up to 2.9 times tessellation performance compared to ATI Radeon HD 5870 graphics, while increased 2GB video memory will serve as the new standard for graphics card frame buffers, the company added.

AMD Radeon HD 6970 graphics card

AMD Radeon HD 6970 graphics card
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