About Asus

Pegasus, the winged horse in Greek mythology represents inspiration and knowledge. These facets are not lost in ASUS, which is named after it. The company embodies the strength, purity, and creative spirit of this mythical creature, and soars to new heights with each product it produces.

Through the years, ASUS’ visionary approach has seen it become a major proponent in consumer technology, bringing quality innovation and design into consumers’ lives.

Specifications and Features


Graphics Engine AMD Radeon HD 6870
Bus Standard PCI Express 2.1
Video Memory GDDR5 1GB
Engine Clock 915 MHz
Memory Clock 4200 MHz ( 1050 MHz GDDR5 )
Memory Interface 256-bit
Resolution D-Sub Max Resolution : 2048×1536
DVI Max Resolution : 2560×1600
Interface D-Sub Output : Yes x 1 (via DVI to D-Sub adaptor x 1)
DVI Output : Yes x 1 (DVI-I),Yes x 1 (DVI-D)
HDMI Output : Yes x 1 (via DVI to HDMI adaptor x 1 )
Display Port : Yes x 2 (Regular DP)
HDCP Support : Yes
Accessories 1 x CrossFire cable
1 x Power cable
1 x DVI to D-Sub adaptor
1 x DVI to HDMI adaptor
Software ASUS Utilities & Driver
ASUS Features DirectCU Series
Dimensions 11 ” x 5 ” Inch

ASUS Super Alloy Power Empowers you to Extreme Performance!

ASUS Exclusive Innovation


Factory overclocked to perform at 915MHz, higher than stock performance, resulting in higher frame rates in games.

Super Alloy Power
Super Alloy Power

Super Alloy Power technology for 15% performance increase, 2.5 times longer lifespan and 35°C cooler operation.

Super Alloy Power


Precision mounted DirectCU copper heatpipes in direct contact with the GPU for rapid heat dissipation – creating 20%* cooler and quiet performamce in idle.


Voltage Tweak
Voltage Tweak

Full throttle overclocking with exclusive ASUS Voltage Tweak via Smart Doctor – boosting 50%* more speed, performance and satisfaction!

Dust-proof Fan
Dust-proof Fan

Unique fan design dissipates heat efficiently while extending a graphic card’s lifespan by 25%* through increased dust and particle resistance.

GPU Guard
GPU Guard

Increases the card’s strain threshold by 80%-100%, doubling its ability to withstand stress and pressures. GPU Guard prevents cracking and fracturing, even increasing drop and shock damage resistance.

EMI Shield
EMI Shield

Reduces 66%* of electromagnetic interference both given off and received by the card – resulting in a stable signal, clearer screen display and a safer, healthier computing environment.

Fuse Protection
Fuse Protection

Equipped with multiple sets of input fuses on the circuit board to eliminate any chance of excessive or dangerous temperature rises – leading to trouble-free and long-lasting hardware.

Smart Doctor
ASUS Smart Doctor

Intelligent system monitoring for efficient overclocking with an intuitive slide bar.


Real-time overclocking, benchmarking and video capturing in any PC game!

ASUS Splendid HD
Splendid™ Video Intelligence Technology

Optimizes colors in various entertainment scenarios with five special modes — standard, game, scenery, night view and theater.

Graphics GPU Features

AMD Radeon Graphics
Powered by AMD Radeon™ HD 6870
AMD Eyefinity Technology
AMD Eyefinity Technology

Extends your visual horizon across three displays for engaging gameplay and entertainment

AMD HD3D™ Technology
AMD HD3D™ Technology

Optimize stereoscopic 3D gaming and movie-watching entertainment.

Full DirectX 11 Support
Microsoft® DirectX® 11 Support

Bring new levels of visual realism to gaming on the PC and get top-notch performance

AMD CrossFireX™ Technology
AMD CrossFireX™ Technology

Gets up to 1.8X of a graphics performance boost in dual mode.

Compatible with Windows7
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Support

Enable PC users to enjoy an advanced computing experience and to do more with their PC


50% off of TriDef® 3D Experience

Save 50% off the purchase price of TriDef® 3D Experience with purchase of AMD Radeon™ HD 6800 Series graphic card

TriDef 3D Experience

I/O Ports Highlight

IO Ports


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