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I have the ASUS HD7970 Direct CUII

Will I be-able to use Mantle?

I heard cards with GCN can use it, however I think this card is old because it does not mention GCN anywhere on the box


this card:

http://www.asus.com/Graphics_Cards/HD7970DC23GD5/
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All cards from HD 7000 Series up to R9 Series will be able to use it.
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All cards from HD 7000 Series up to R9 Series will be able to use it.
    
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yeah your card will run mantle as will all HD 7000 cards and R9/R7 cards thumb.gif
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nice

When is the release for Mantle?
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"mantle" is an API that is super low level, meaning it goes from Game > mantle > GPU
instead of game > windows > DX11 > DX11 > gpu

Dice is implementing Mantle API's into BF4 in december.
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Not only in BF 4, Johann Andersson, Technical Director from DICE announced via Twitter that 15+ Games will implementing Mantle in the near future.
15+ games (Frostbite Engine Games) Battlefield 4, Mirror's Edge, Need for Speed: Rivals, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, new Battlefront and Massefect title and new Need for Speed, eventually upcoming Dead Space etc. + Ubisoft Montral said, that they want to analyse Mantle, so maybe a lot of newGames will support Mantle but the implementation of Mantle within existing Games will be difficult and to expensive.
Sorry for my english, i am from germany.
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Every game developed on console will use the console version of the close to metal api. It's just a matter of if they decide to incorporate it into their engine or not, and afaik, they all will since its already right there in their hands. And once they "bake" it into the ENGINE, and not the game, the api will be available to all games built on that engine.
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