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Although we don't have a specific date to shoot out there, AMD will soon be launching its long-awaited Radeon HD 6990 dual-GPU graphics card, and as this is the company's ultimate flagship product, it wanted to convey that message with pride. Our sample didn't arrive in standard pink bubblewrap and shoved into a FedEX box like usual... no, this card came in its very own silver protective briefcase.

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I would give an arm for that briefcase!
Edited by andos - 3/2/11 at 1:01am
>dat smooth feel
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>dat smooth feel
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Me too. :O
    
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2 eight pin power connectors
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post #4 of 72
This has to be the most bad ass reference card ever.
    
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over TWO ???!!!
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Man, if it scales well with no micro-stutter, 2 of them in quad-fire would be godly...
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Due to reasons we'll tackle in our launch article, AMD urged us to not remove the card's cooler for the sake of taking photos. Instead, the company provided us with what we needed, so you can see what's under the hood
Weird. Can't wait to hear the explanation for that. I might consider getting one of these to replace my 2x5850s after I see the price of the GTX 590.
    
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post #8 of 72
Enough with the caps... remember, you still need to steer with cruise control, and nobody was really doing that.
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post #9 of 72
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Originally Posted by Chunky_Chimp View Post
Enough with the caps... remember, you still need to steer with cruise control, and nobody was really doing that.
Hahaha, good point.

I'll keep that in mind.

EDIT: HE STARTED IT! V
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Edited by Nutty Pumpkin - 3/2/11 at 2:10am
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Originally Posted by Chunky_Chimp View Post
Enough with the caps... remember, you still need to steer with cruise control, and nobody was really doing that.
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>dat smooth feel
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>dat smooth feel
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