MSI: Radeon HD 4890 Cyclone OC Edition officially announced
The MSI Radeon HD 4890 Cyclone OC Edition has been officially announced. The graphics card comes with increased clock speeds and a custom cooling solution.
There had already been a lot of information about the new MSI graphics cards with the Cyclone cooling solution, but now MSI officially announced the Radeon HD 4890 Cyclone OC Edition. As the name indicates the devices comes with increased frequencies and the Cyclone cooler with MSI's Superpipe technology. Two 6 millimeter and two 8 millimeter heatpipes transfer the heat to the fins. A 100 millimeter radial fan supplies fresh air.
But MSI announced another feature: Apparently so-called Military Class components will be used for the graphics card. Among those are Hi-c capacitors and Solid State Choke to reduce the noise.
MSI Radeon HD 4890 Cyclone OC Edition technical specifications:
• Chip: HD 4890
• CPU frequency: 880 MHz
• Memory frequency: 975 MHz
• Stream Processors: 800
• VRAM: 1,024 MiByte GDDR5
• Memory interface: 256 Bit
• Video output: Dual-link DVI, VGA and HDMI
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