5970 AND 5870 Tags: Radeon Quad Configuration Graphics Last response: February 27, 2010 10:51 PM in Graphics & Displays Share pnico February 27, 2010 1:26:12 PM hi, has anyone seen this configuration? Tri fire I guess is what its called as opposed to quad fire? More about : 5970 5870 obsidian86 February 27, 2010 1:45:58 PM yes its possible m 0 l paperfox February 27, 2010 9:44:39 PM http://game.amd.com/us-en/content/images/crossfirex/CF_... indeed m 0 l Related resources 5870 and 5970 trifire - Forum ATI 5970 or 5870? - Forum Triple 5870 cf vs dual 5970 cf? - Forum Whats my best bet? ROG Matrix 5870 or Asus 5970? - Forum 5770x2 5850 5870 5970 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shadow187 February 27, 2010 9:55:18 PM The HD5870 MIGHT reduce its clocks though. m 0 l obsidian86 February 27, 2010 10:00:37 PM ati is not nvidia it wont reduce the clocks m 0 l paperfox February 27, 2010 10:10:47 PM I thought that ATI cards downclocked and Nvidia's did not, though they used to with pre 156.something drivers? m 0 l pnico February 27, 2010 10:16:15 PM has anyone seen any preliminary benchmarks with fermi vs the5970? m 0 l shadow187 February 27, 2010 10:22:10 PM Fermi is better than HD5870 with Tessellation due to GPGPU capabilities. HD5870 is better in every other game, I think. HD5970 will dominate its ass.* *IIRC. m 0 l obsidian86 February 27, 2010 10:28:37 PM paperfox said:I thought that ATI cards downclocked and Nvidia's did not, though they used to with pre 156.something drivers? thats why its possible to crossfire similar ati cards and not the exact cards like in sli m 0 l sabot00 February 27, 2010 10:51:52 PM Yeah, started with 3-Series. 3850/3870/3870X2 CF's were possible, expanded to include all of 1 family in the 4-series. 4830/4850/4870/4890, 4650/4670, etc. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved5870 cf with 5970 Forum Solved5870 vs 5970 Forum SolvedCore i7 860+ GTX 480 (or HD 5870) or Core i5 750+HD 5970? Forum SolvedNew GPU - 5850, 5870, 5970, other? Forum SolvedWhat advantages does a single 5970 have over 2 5870's Xfired? Forum SolvedI5 with 5970 or i7 920 with 5870? Forum Solved5870 or 5970 for my setup? Forum Solved5970, 5870...what to do, what to do Forum SolvedDeciding between 5970/5870/5850 Forum water cooled AMD 5870 and 5970 for sale Forum 5970 + 5870 Trifire! Forum Just got a 5870 off ebay to crossfire with my 5970, need a little help Forum Two Radeon 5870s X-fired vs One 5970 Forum Is the 1090T too weak to support a 5970/5870 crossfire even when OCd? Forum WTB: AMD ATi Radeon HD 5870, and 5970 Graphics card Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !