HIS Launches the HIS 7970 IceQ X² Turbo 3GB

Posted April 11, 2012 by Sam Chen in News

Press Release

HIS Launches HIS 7970 IceQ X² Turbo 3GB

The Super Fast card with Factory OC & Performance Leading Twin Fan IceQ X² Cooler!

Hightech Information System (HIS) today announced the launch of HIS 7970 IceQ X² 3GB. The card has the top 7K GPU, providing the graphics power for enthusiastic and the most demanding users. The card is bios-overclocked out of the box, tuning at 1050 MHz/ 5600 MHz, significantly higher than the standard clock!

The performance-leading Twin Fan IceQ X² cooler offers one of the best cooling solution, making the card 17°C cooler and 12dB quieter than reference cards!

The card is made of HIS high quality component. It has improved power design that give extra power stability. The card has also better OC capability with overclocking equipment and! longer life span with safety design. The special metal RIB on the card further strengthens the card significantly!

The card comes with the innovative overclocking software by HIS – iTurbo. User can control the temperature, speed and power in their hands!

Turbo

HIS Classfied OC Card
Turbo cards are faster than regular cards! The card is bios-overclocked out of the box with 1050 MHz/ 5600 MHz core clock and memory clock respectively, offering the performance edge for gamers!

Core Clock Memory Clock
7970 IceQ X² Turbo: 1050 MHz 5600 MHz
7970 Standard:        925 MHz 5500 MHz

IceQ X² – Cooler, Quieter.

Cooler
With IceQ X², the card is up to 17°C cooler than the reference cooler.

The super large 2x 89mm dual axial fans draws massive amount of cool air to cool the GPU directly.

The Q&C fan blade increases air velocity make cooling more efficiently while keeping noise level at minimum.

The fan is extremely durable with a life span of up to 50,000 hours.

3x 6mm and 2x 8mm wide heatpipes optimize cooling performance by removing heat from the core area.

The extra large 40×47.5mm copper heatsink provides a large area to dissipate heat efficiently.

The card also carries memory and mosfet heat sinks to provide extra heat dissipation from these areas.

The card also features fan control and monitoring, you are able to read fan speed & Asic temperature from iTurbo or other softwares.

Quieter
IceQ X² is one of the quietest coolers, making the card 15dB quieter than the reference cooler. The card is below 28dB dB when watching movies, surfing Facebook, working. The card remains quiet whether you are gaming, online

iTurbo

It is not good for the graphics card to be alone. Hardwares and softwares are made for each other. iTurbo is your software assistant to control your graphics card to be quiet, cool and experience overclocking by simply pressing the iTurbo Button!

User Friendly Overclocking Software: Cooler, Quieter, OC!
iTurbo’s Fan Control and Fan Monitoring allow easy adjustment of your card! to its maximum cooling performance or to run your card quietl! y!

Press iTurbo: OC Right Away!
With the smart auto overclocking function, users can experience a slight performance boost for selected HIS graphic cards with just one click!

Powerful Overclocking Software
Either you wish to unleash its full potential or to make it more environmental friendly, iTurbo is ready for you!

iTurbo is compatible with all cards! Enjoy OC no matter what card you have!

High Quality Components

HIS uses only the finest materials and the most advanced techniques to build our cards, making them one of the most stable and durable products in the industry.

CrossFireX
The card is ar! med with 2x Crossfire Connectors and is ready for up to 4-way crossfire multiplied performance!

Dual Bios
The card has two bios, ensuring the card runs properly. You can always switch to the second Bios if the card does not run with the first Bios.

OC Equipment
The card is equipped with improved power design which is great for OC! HIS cards utilize Dynamic Phase Control PWM IC to save power for better use. Along with digital power design, 2 ounces Copper Layer, HIS cards make the best out of power, carrying better OC capability and pushing clock speeds to the full potential!

Improved Power Design
The extra PWM phase for core voltage provides extra power stability, lower temperature for power components!

Model PWM Phases
HIS 7970 IceQ X²: 6+1+1
Reference 7970: 5+1+1

Safety Design
HIS cards are engineered with the highest standard of safety, pr! eventing them any potential damages. Solid State Choke stabilizes the c! ard and Full Solid State Capacitors ensures the best power quality and enhances the card’s stability in critical gaming situations!

Stronger, Last Longer!
HIS special metal rib further strengthens the PCBs, making the cards extra stable and durable. You can count on HIS cards to game hard for 24/7/365 for years!

New Design, New Experiences

PCI-e 3.0 Support
Armed with the latest PCI-e 3.0 bus design maximizes performance by delivering double bandwidth per lane of PCI-e 2.x. Paired the card with the latest platforms and get the ultimate performance!

More Graphics, Less Power

Optimized Power & Performance
The new architecture of the card gets more usable processing power for your money, enabling better frame rates in the latest games at high resolutions. In addition, with AMD PowerPlay™ & AMD PowerTune technologies, you ca! n optimize the balance between performance and power consumption of your system by adjusting the engine clock during runtime of the card. Manage the power and keep your wallet loaded!

See More, Win More!

The card is capable to turn your computer into a super gaming machine. Enjoy the latest 3D games with stunning graphics and effects that your enemies cannot match! Get an immersive experience with AMD Eyefinity “2.0”!

Expand your game across up to 4 displays while your opponents have one monitor. Along with all-new support for stereo 3D, universal bezel compensation and brand new display configurations, take the unfair advantage over your opponent and win more with the surround sight”

Game Better & Faster

Game Better & FasterWith full Microsoft DirectX® 11.1 support, the card is ready for ne! xt generation DirectX games. Equipped with AMD HD3D technology, you can enjoy a stereo 3D experience in the latest 3D games. The card also offers up to 2x faster tessellation and faster DirectCompute over earlier cards. Gamers will be pleased to enjoy the life-like graphics!

List of approved monitors for AMD HD3D Technology:
• Samsung SA700
• Samsung SA750
• Samsung TA950
• Samsung SA950
• Samsung TA 750
• LG D2342P
• LG D237IPS

Sounds Better
Output protected high bit rate 7.1 channel surround sound over HDMI with no additional cables required, heightening the sense of reality!

See Better, Enjoy Better!
The card supports 30” LCD monitor and any large size TV up to 80″ feature with 16:9 ratio in amazing 4096 by 2160 resolution. Up-scaling your computer into a multimedia center with the biggest display!

Enjoy HD Beauty
With Full HD 1080p support, the card delivers high quality 1920X1080 graphics, enabling seamless full-screen video playback. See HD, hear HD and feel HD – Enjoy the beautiful graphics now with the card!

Enjoy Copy Protected Movies
The card is HDCP complaint, enabling users to play copy-protected content, such as commercial DVD movies.

Enjoy True to Life Graphics
Quad HD videos have resolution four times that of current HD videos, meaning images too clear that may deceive your eyes! With the card, you are set for getting the movie theater experience! to your home. You may be able to watch a video shooting the Eiffel tow! er and zoom it in to see your friend’s face clearly from the top! Get your eyes impressed and enjoy mind-blowing graphics with extreme clarity, depth and texture!

View More, Work Better

Having one dedicated screen just for twitter or Facebook and a second for outlook is not a dream anymore. The card features 2 Mini-display Ports for enhanced workspace flexibility. You can easily connect to two displays, including the 27” Apple LED Cinema Displays with the two Mini DisplayPorts. The dual-link DVI port allows you connect to a 30” DVI display up to 2560×1600. Resolution can even reach 4096×2160 with HDMI® that are good for TV up to 80″”!

Hear Better in Video Conference
Most GPUs today support only one audio stream at a time. The card, however, has Discrete Digital Multi-Point ! Audio that can simultaneously output multiple, independent audio streams. Audio seamlessly follows the video, providing affordable multi-display, multi-audio conferencing for consumers!

The card is an ideal solution for all those who rely on having several applications visible simultaneously for extra productivity. Multi-tasking just got a lot simpler! Make your computer a multi-display workstation!”


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