Colors of PCB or other components may differ from those illustrated. OCC Silver For the price they offer the power needed to run today’s games on medium to high settings with no problem and even take on cards that are designed to be faster than them. The numbers prove it. The new SAPPHIRE HD shares the award winning graphics architecture used in the existing HD series and offers the same features, but with an optimised specification and lower price point to deliver the best performance in its price category. VGA quick installation guide.
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Recommended by The Techlounge Priced where this card is, with its, ah, “bombastic” overclocking, this card is a solid buy for any and all budget gamers.
So when these cards arrive, I’ll update this review and post some benchmark numbers.
These are the most important specifications: VGA quick installation guide. If you’re gaming at x or below then this is the perfect high-end card for you. With Accelero S1 mounted for silent and cool performance. Skip to main content. I was very pleasantly surprised at its performance.
Priced where this card is, with its, ah, “bombastic” overclocking, this card is a solid buy for any and all budget gamers. On the negative side, the power consumption and heat dissipation of 3 cards in crossfire is going to be high.
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Sapphire Radeon HD 4830 (PCI-e 2.0, 512MB)
I got an GTX before this card the GTX is faster of course but this card is not left behind by far i was able to normal playing Just Cause 2 All on high but shadows on medium and without AA and performs awesome and for the price of course is a winner: I’ve read that 480 cards scale pretty good and they are also cheap.
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Overall, we’re very happy Sapphire can provide a great card that rids the ‘s one problem which all cards have: When I buy a Sapphire card This item doesn’t belong on this page. Personally, I xapphire the Sapphire HD I was happy to see that Sapphire went a difference route when it came down to cooling this new card. Have in mind that if radon want to make a crossfire x3 rig, you’ll need at least the following: The bundle of accessories includes a variety of connectors, but there is no CrossFire bridge.
The positives are numerous, while the negatives are few; with most relating to cost cutting measures that let the card be so competitively priced.
This card even begs the question, is it worth going after a or GTX? The numbers prove it. Been running one for a while, getting a second one to run in crossfire. Editor’s Choice When it comes to video cards the HD may very well be it companion in reaching numbers far removed from their stock setting. I am not exactly sure how I expected it to atti during testing, but it wound up looking more like an enthusiast grade card than an entry level offering.
Overall, I am completely pleased with the performance of the card. When put to the test the Sapphire HD stood its ground and even matched or beat scores of other cards in its class. It beat the GT OC in the majority of the test runs and, in my opinion, the image quality is slightly better. For the price they offer the power needed to run today’s games on medium to high settings with no problem and even take on cards that are designed to be faster than them.
Specifications provided here are for guidance only. Graphic Card User Guide 1. For the price it just can’t be beat, lol, heck buy two and run them in CrossFireX for a killer gaming setup for a fraction of 480 higher end cards.