Editors Liked

  • Same performance as HD 6950 2 GB
  • Can be modded to HD 6970
  • Great overclocking potential
  • Dual BIOS switch
  • Native fullsize HDMI output
  • Support for DirectX 11

Editors Didn't Like

  • High power consumption
  • Noisy fan under load
  • Higher temperatures than on 2 GB version
  • High power draw in Bluray playback
  • CCC Overdrive limits too low
  • Power draw limiter could complicate advanced overclocking