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Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 PCS+ MYST.(TAHITI LE) 2GB 6Gbps GDDR5 DVI HDMI 2XMINIDP PCI-E Video Card

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   Shipping Weight:   2.6 lbs
   Part #: AX7870 2GBD5-2DHPPV3E
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Features    [ Edit | History ]
  • PCI Express 3.0 x16 bus interface
  • DirectX® 11-compatible graphics
    • 9th generation programmable hardware tessellation units
    • Shader Model 5.0
    • DirectCompute 11
    • Accelerated multi-threading
    • HDR texture compression
    • Order-independent transparency
  • OpenGL 4.2 support
  • Image quality enhancement technology
    • Up to 24x multi-sample and super-sample anti-aliasing modes
    • Adaptive anti-aliasing
    • Morphological Anti-Aliasing (MLAA)
    • DirectX® 10/11 Super-Sample Anti-Aliasing (SSAA)
    • 16x angle independent anisotropic texture filtering
    • 128-bit floating point HDR rendering
  • AMD Eyefinity multi-display technology1
    • Up to 6 displays supported with DisplayPort 1.2 Multi-Stream Transport
    • Independent resolutions, refresh rates, color controls, and video overlays
    • Display grouping
      • Combine multiple displays to behave like a single large display
  • AMD App Acceleration2
    • OpenCL 1.2 Support
    • Microsoft C++ AMP
    • DirectCompute 11
    • Double Precision Floating Point
    • AMD HD Media Accelerator
      • Universal Video Decoder (UVD)
        • H.264
        • VC-1
        • MPEG-2 (SD & HD)
        • MVC (Blu-ray 3D)
        • MPEG-4 Part 2 (DivX/Xvid)
        • Adobe Flash
        • DXVA 1.0 & 2.0 support
      • Enhanced Video Quality features
        • Advanced post-processing and scaling
          • Deblocking
          • Denoising
          • Automatic deinterlacing
          • Mosquito noise reduction
          • Edge enhancement
          • 3:2 pulldown detection
        • Advanced video color correction
          • Brighter whites processing (Blue Stretch)
          • Independent video gamma control
          • Flesh tone correction
          • Color vibrance control
          • Dynamic contrast
          • Dynamic video range control
    • AMD HD3D technology4
      • Stereoscopic 3D display/glasses support
      • Blu-ray 3D support
      • Stereoscopic 3D gaming
      • 3rd party Stereoscopic 3D middleware software support
    • AMD CrossFire™ multi-GPU technology5
      • Dual, triple or quad-GPU scaling
    • Cutting-edge integrated display support
      • DisplayPort 1.2
        • Max resolution: 4096x2160 per display
        • Multi-Stream Transport
        • 21.6 Gbps bandwidth
        • High bit-rate audio
        • Quad HD/4k video support
      • 3GHz HDMI 1.4a with Stereoscopic 3D Frame Packing Format, Deep Color, xvYCC wide gamut support, and high bit-rate audio
        • Max resolution: 4096x2160
        • 1080p60 Stereoscopic 3D
        • Quad HD/4k video support
      • Dual-link DVI with HDCP
        • Max resolution: 2560x1600
      • VGA
        • Max resolution: 2048x1536
    • Integrated HD audio controller
      • Output protected high bit rate 7.1 channel surround sound over HDMI with no additional cables required
      • Supports AC-3, AAC, Dolby TrueHD and DTS Master Audio formats
    • AMD PowerPlay™ power management technology3
      • Automatic power management with low power idle states
    • AMD PowerTune technology3
      • Intelligent TDP management technology
      • Dynamic clockspeed/performance enhancement for games
    • AMD Catalyst™ graphics and HD video configuration software
      • Software support for Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP
      • AMD Catalyst™ Control Center - AMD Catalyst™ software application and user interface for setup, configuration, and accessing features of AMD Radeon products.
      • Unified Graphics display driver - AMD Catalyst™ software enabling other PC programs and devices to use advanced graphics, video, and features of AMD Radeon™ products.
    1. AMD Eyefinity technology works with games that support non-standard aspect ratios, which is required for panning across multiple displays. To enable more than two displays, additional panels with native DisplayPort? connectors, and/or DisplayPortTM compliant active adapters to convert  your monitor¡¯s native input to your cards DisplayPortTM or Mini-DisplayPortTM connector(s), are required. SLS (¡°Single Large Surface¡±) functionality requires an identical display resolution on all configured displays.
    2. AMD EyeSpeed is a set of technologies designed to improve video quality and enhance application performance. Full enablement of some features requires support for AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) technology and/or AMD¡¯s Universal Video Decoder (UVD).
    3. AMD PowerPlayTM and AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) are technology platforms that include a broad set of capabilities offered by certain AMD RadeonTM HD GPUs. Not all products have all features and full enablement of some capabilities and may require complementary products.
    4. Requires application support for AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) technology. AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing technology works with applications designed to take advantage of its GPU acceleration capabilities.
    5. AMD HD3D is a technology designed to enable stereoscopic 3D support in games, movies and/or photos. Requires 3D stereo drivers, glasses, and display.
    6. AMD CrossFireXTM technology requires an AMD CrossFireX Ready motherboard, an AMD CrossFireXTM Bridge Interconnect (for each additional graphics card) and may require a specialized power supply.
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The entire information provided herein are for reference only. PowerColor reserves the right to modify or revise the content at anytime without prior notice.
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Specification

Graphics Engine RADEON HD7870
Video Memory 2GB GDDR5
Engine Clock 925MHz(up to 975MHz with boost)
Memory Clock 1500MHz x4 (6.0 Gbps)
Memory Interface 256bit
DirectX® Support 11.1
Bus Standard PCIE 3.0
Standard Display Connecors DL-DVI-I/ HDMI/2x mini DisplayPort
Feature Support
OpenGL Support
CrossFireX™ Technology Support
ATI Stream Technology Support
ATI Eyefinity Technology Support
ATI Hypermemory Technology  
Display Support
VGA Output Via Adapter
DVI Output DL-DVI-I
DisplayPort On Board(mini DP) x2
HDMI On Board
TV Output  
HDTV Output  
HDCP Support Support
Maximum Resolution
VGA 2048x1536
DVI 2560x1600
DisplayPort 4096x2160
HDMI 4096x2160
Power Specs + Board Dimensions
Board Dimensions 266.65mmx111.2mmx38mm
Minimum System Power requirement (W) 500W
Extention Power Connector Two 6-Pin PCI Express Power Connectors

Customer Reviews of (PowerColor AX7870 2GBD5-2DHPPV3E)

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Athanasios_M
10/23/13
Experience: 3 Months
Pros
Great Price. Amazing performance.
Cons
none.
Summary
This card is basically 7870 with 7900 chip on it.
I also have asus 7950 both card perform almost the same.
I play borderlands 2 and Call of duty with ease.
The only major difference is the cooler on this card. I hate the stock coolers. They do the job but the card runs a little hotter.
I would buy this card again regardless of the single fan heat sink.
Wait for the card to go on sale. its well worth buying.

Bianka_B
08/29/13
Experience: 6 Months
 Verified Owner
Pros
good. mir date is 18 mars 2013 not 16 mars
Cons
mir date is 18 mars 2013 not 16 mars
Summary
Very good card. Run hot with amd driver but wen you control de fan
is ok with a lot more noise. Never recyve the mail in rabate. supose to start 18 mars 2013 not 16 mars 2013 ! frustrating.

richard_C
06/22/13
Experience: 2 Months
 Verified Owner
Pros
Fantastic card! very solid, great value buy and it is not too loud. Worked like a charm!
Cons
The temperature tends to be higher
Summary
Combined this with an AMD FX8350 and 16GB of DDR3. Most games can be run on High or Ultra. Very decent and reliable card. This card can be compared to a HD7950. Smart buy and recommended!

InsideJob
05/28/13
Experience: 7 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
- Great looks
- Does great for gaming on a single monitor
Cons
- None so far
Summary
Used this in a build for a friend. First experience with a Power Color card and I'm impressed. It looks great and runs cool. It's not shown any problem with any games on a single monitor. Would recommend.

James_L
05/28/13
Experience: 1 Months
 Verified Owner
Pros
Price, performance
Cons
Wish I hadn't paid an extra $10!
Summary
I got this card for $225 AR, just before it came up in the weekly sale for $215 AR.
But that's my only complaint. For the price, this card is hard to beat. The cooler isn't the best, but my card OCs like a champ on very reasonable voltage. Easily outperforms my 7950 boost at stock.

Kahless78
05/25/13
Experience: 1 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
Amazing price /performance
Cons
loud under load
Summary
Coming from a 69502gb, I was more than satisfied. I was surprised and amazed at the improvement. 7700 3dmarks score from 5200 on the 6950. 8500 3dmarks at 1100mhz core clock.
idles at 32c instead of 52, very overclock friendly. decent temps.

Just very loud past 50% fan speed.

.,.
04/20/13
Experience: 7 Weeks
 Verified Owner
Pros
- fast
- great price for a Tahiti based card
Cons
- single fan so it may get loud at higher loads
Summary
I bought this as a gift to upgrade my brother's 5850. He noticed the speed bump immediately. Vast improvement in playing his games. SO for this I'm giving the card 5 stars, even though it may get loud at higher loads. Also, don't plan on overclocking it so the firmware upgrade to bios 032 is not necessary for me.

Antonio_B
03/27/13
Experience: 1 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
Great card. Probably can hold its own against the 660 ti.
Cons
Factory settings are whack. Requires some tweaking.
Summary
A common complaint for this card is the heat and noise but with a bit of tweaking it can be completely irrelevant. The noise at high fan speed is the one thing you can't really help, but you can definitely manage the heat so it doesn't force the fan to blow hard.
The factory set core voltage of this fan is ridiculously high, contributing to a ton of fast heat build up. It can be anywhere between 1188-1250ish mV. You can overclock this card AND you don't even need to be anywhere near these numbers. I recommend you find an overclocking software to reduce the core voltage to 950mV base, which would cool down this card on load big time. Currently running +8%power limit with 1150/1500 on 950mV.

Josh_T
03/27/13
Experience: 5 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
Very fast
Overclocks well
Great price
2GB of memory will serve anything up to 2560x1600
Long but a single slot cooler
Can be crossfired with another Tahiti GPU.
Comes with Bioshock Infinite and Tomb Raider for free.
Cons
Can run a little hot
Fan gets really lout about 70%
Low ASIC quality
Takes a lot of power
Summary
This card is a beast. For the 230$ I paid after rebates and shipping, it is definitely worth the money. At first I had some heat problems but I added 2 more fans to my case and made a collective push/pull sequence (cycle air in from front and back then exhaust through side). It overclocked well to 1225 core and 1550 memory, but nothing further. Plays any game I throw at it maxed out including Tomb Raider and Bio-shock, which coincidentally come free with it! I might have to pick up a second one if my pocket allows.

JuiceBox
03/23/13
Experience: 2 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
-Fast
-OCs well
-No coil whine!
-Great price
-Doesn't feel cheap at all
Cons
-Only 2 year warranty.. but whatever
-Not many accessories, again not a big deal
Summary
Great card, OC'ed well, currently at 1175 and 1550. Way better than my old 4870. Great price.

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Messages about Powercolor Radeon HD 7870 PCS+ MYST.(TAHITI LE) 2GB 6Gbps GDDR5 DVI HDMI 2XMINIDP PCI-E Video Card

When will this be back in stock? (Kendrew_M- Jan 11, 14, 0 Replies) Read this message
Any other 7870 LE offered? (.,.- May 17, 13, 5 Replies) Read this message
Will this work in a non-UEFI mobo? (GrahfZilla- Apr 22, 13, 7 Replies) Read this message
where is best to download drivers for this card (devan_w- Apr 18, 13, 4 Replies) Read this message
MIR 2 months later (David_A- Apr 12, 13, 6 Replies) Read this message
MYST Edition 7870. shows up as PCIE 2.0 NOT 3.0 (Athanasios_M- Mar 26, 13, 10 Replies) Read this message
CrossFire 7878 and 7950 (Athanasios_M- Mar 24, 13, 4 Replies) Read this message
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Reviews from the Web

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URL: http://www.hardwareheaven.com/reviews/1639/pg1/powercolor-pcs-hd7870-m
Comment: When it comes to value the PowerColor PCS+ 7870 Myst is hard to fault.
Posted by: David_H @03/28/13
URL: http://www.overclockersclub.com/reviews/powercolor_hd7870_myst/
Comment: The card offers performance above that of the GTX 660 and at times the GTX 660Ti for this price.
Posted by: David_H @03/28/13
URL: http://hexus.net/tech/reviews/graphics/49569-powercolor-radeon-hd-7870
Comment: Solid in terms of pure performance but a little lacking in other areas, notably power-draw and noise, the PowerColor HD 7870 Myst straddles a thin sliver of middle ground that limits its appeal to those who want to spend less than £200 on their next graphics card and don't mind sacrificing all-r
Posted by: David_H @03/24/13
URL: http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/03/powercolor-hd-7870-myst-edition/#.UU-5N
Comment: The performance is great with the card pulling numbers well above the Pitcairn based 7870's and just below the Tahiti based 7950 GPUs.
Posted by: David_H @03/24/13
URL: http://www.legitreviews.com/article/2156/1/
Comment: Lenthgy detailed review of the Tahiti LE in the Myst Shroud. Summary: "The PowerColor PCS HD7870 MYST uses the 'new' AMD Tahiti LE core that is found on Radeon HD 7900 GPUs and performs better than the AMD Radeon HD 7870 GHz edition!"
Posted by: NivekTheEvil @03/20/13
URL: http://www.hardocp.com/article/2013/01/01/powercolor_radeon_hd_7870_my
Comment: If you are in the market for a card capable of delivering a great game play experience at 1920x1080 resolutions, then look no further than the PowerColor HD 7870 MYST as it provides near Radeon HD 7950 level performance for Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition pricing.
Posted by: Edward_Y @02/18/13
URL: http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/tahiti-le-7870-7930-benchmark,3401
Comment: Comparative tests and recommendation from toms hardware. Telling it's a smart buy, but runs a little hot.
Posted by: Mathieu_G @02/16/13
URL: http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/5120/powercolor_pcs_radeon_hd_7870_ta
Comment: Positive Review
Posted by: Gary_H @01/04/13
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