MSI announces the world’s most powerful graphics card

Written by Ben Hardwidge

March 8, 2011 | 16:03

Companies: #msi

MSI announces the world’s most powerful graphics card
Revolutionary Design, 4GB GDDR5 and up to 6 Displays

After successfully launching its all-new R6900 and R6800 series of graphics cards, MSI today announces its top model AMD Radeon R6990-4PD4GD5 graphics card. This graphics card is equipped with two AMD Radeon HD6900-series graphics processors and is the world’s first desktop card with 4GB GDDR5 memory. This places the R6990-4PD4GD5 as the highest performance graphics card in existence today! The R6990-4PD4GD5 supports up to 5 display outputs from a single graphics card thank to AMD’s exclusive Eyefinity multi-display technology. In addition, R6990-4PD4GD5 also supports the legendary graphics card overclocking utility – MSI’s Afterburner. Enthusiasts can adjust GPU and memory clock speeds, and monitor information like voltage, temperature and usage of memory. Power users can also measure the stability of overclocked graphic card with the MSI graphics card testing utility Kombustor V2.0. The MSI R6990-4PD4GD5 supports the latest DirectX11 and OpenGL 4.1 graphical standards, features found on the most demanding performance applications and games.

Number One Performance
An advanced 40nm graphics architecture design on the dual-GPU R6990-4PD4GD5 allows superior visual computing power with improved process efficiency, maximizing performance when compared to a single core graphics card. The revolutionary 4GB GDDR5 memory on the MSI R6990-4PD4GD5 not only raises the smoothness of high resolution gaming, but also the efficiency of multi-display image processing. The MSI R6990-4PD4GD5 has powerful specifications that exceed the demand of gamers and power users have, achieving No. 1 performance on the planet

MSI’s R6990-4PD4GD5 supports AMD’s exclusive Eyefinity multi-display technology, with 4 mini DisplayPort 1.2 outputs that offers attaching a maximum of 5 displays to this single graphics card. Each output supports display resolution up to 2560x1600, greatly raising the visual real estate available to professional users and gamers. Also, DisplayPort 1.2 enables the transmission of Stereoscopic 3D and 7.1 channel sound combining TrueHD and DTS-HD sound formats for the best audio-visual experience. MSI's R6990-4PD4GD5 graphics card carries the latest DirectX 11 and OpenGL 4.1 graphical standards, allowing users enjoy the best gaming experience.

MSI Afterburner overclock utility with Predator and Kombuster
The newest Afterburner 2.1.0 supports adjustment of GPU/memory/PLL voltages, advanced fan-speed control, information monitoring, and 5 customized profile setting. Afterburner 2.1 also introduces the new Predator ingame video capture function, allowing all gaming moments to be recorded. The popular graphics card testing utility Kombustor V2.0 provides graphics card stability test, and the new KMark mode measures a graphic card's true performance using several different display effects

All-Solid Caps for High Stability and Performance
The MSI R6990-4PD4GD5 graphics cards implements an all-solid capacitor design. Under high load environments over an extended period of time, the aluminum core can still maintain extremely high stability, reducing the uncertainty due to system instability or hardware component failure. This ensures the optimal user experience under critical performance scenarios!
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