Graphics Cards Guide
Sapphire Launches AMD 2010 ATI FirePro Professional Graphics
Next-generation ATI FirePro™ professional graphics cards deliver ATI Eyefinity technology, Microsoft® DirectX®11 support, and OpenGL® 4.0 and OpenCL™ support
Taipei April 28, 2010 — Sapphire Technology today introduced the all new generation ATI FirePro professional product line, from the ATI FirePro™ V8800-“ the industry’s most powerful professional graphics card ever created” to the following segment, ATI FirePro™ V7800, ATI FirePro™ V5800, ATI FirePro™ V4800, and ATI FirePro™ V3800 – offering professionals in the digital content creation (DCC) and Computer Aided Design (CAD) industries advanced performance. AMD also announced the ATI FirePro™ 2460 Multi-View, a low profile, quad display graphics solution designed for financial institutions.
The next generation of the ATI FirePro family of professional graphics cards is designed to meet the specific needs of each market segment. The cards have been tested in real-world scenarios to help ensure compatibility and stability for certification with many leading software applications. Each card supports Microsoft® DirectX®11, OpenGL® 4.0 and OpenCL™ along with ATI Eyefinity technology – providing professionals with the ability to expand their display resolution for increased productivity.
- Super High-end: With 2GB of GDDR5 memory, the ATI FirePro V8800 offers the most powerful solution, delivering 2.6 teraflops of raw computing power with the highest memory bandwidth (147.2GB/s) and more than two times the compute power of the previous generation—make it the ideal solution for manipulation large and complex photorealistic model in real-time. with one ATI FirePro V8800 users can drive up to four independent 30” displays, enabling 16.4 million pixels in vivid color detail for a truly immersive environment.
- High-end: With 2GB of GDDR5 memory, the ATI FirePro V7800 offers superior performance capabilities and visual quality in a compact single slot form factor. Its massively parallel architecture can handle computationally or visually demanding applications without negatively impacting performance. With ATI Eyefinity technology,
professionals can drive up to three independent 30” displays at one time.
- Mid-range: The ATI FirePro V5800 is a true workhorse and offers professionals the perfect balance of price and performance. Featuring 1 GB of GDDR5 memory, and support for up to three independent displays through ATI Eyefinity technology, the ATI FirePro V5800 delivers more than double the performance capability of the previous generation.
- Entry-level: The ATI FirePro V4800 features 1GB of GDD5 memory and delivers 1.25X the performance capability compared to the previous generation with outstanding results for entry-level CAD users. With 512 MB of DDR3 memory and a 30-bit display pipeline that offers accurate color reproduction and exceptional visual quality, the ATI FirePro V3800 brings dramatic performance and up to three display support through ATI Eyefinity technology to entry-level 3D graphics professionals.