Gigabyte sells both NVIDIA and ATI graphics cards. Whilst the
manufacturer is waiting for stock of NVIDIA's DX11 GeForce GTX 480
cards, it will be releasing a special-edition of the ATI Radeon HD 5870.
Outfitted with a custom cooler with inward-facing fans, the card is
clocked in at 950MHz core and 5,000MHz GDDR5 memory, up from the
Due to be made available in the same week as NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480
launches, Gigabyte reckons that the performance of the £370
GV-R587S0-1GD is 'close' to the twin-GPU Radeon HD 5970. We're not
convinced by the bullish claims, but it will be interesting to see how
it compares against NVIDIA's finest. Who is your money on?