That means these cards should be cooler and use less power which could help overclocking, which will be the focus of this evaluation. Bought this card to Cross-fire with an identical card. Skip to main content. The Dark Knight heatsinks are nice addition over the stock cooler. I bought this card as an upgrade for my machine from a Radeon HD and the performance boost I’ve seen has been phenomenal. Ratings and Reviews Write a review.

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ASUS EAH4870 DK/HTDI/1GD5 graphics card – Radeon HD 4870 – 1 GB Series

Underneath the hot air outlet are the two standard DVI ports and one S-video port. This innovative fansink is equipped with 4 heatpipes and a large heatsink surface area, and is made of aluminum alloy to deliver extreme cooling while retaining operating levels – almost imperceptible in a quiet room kinght catering to users who require maximum cooling without excessive fan rotation noise.

However there are no specifications on it with only the name of the video card on the bottom. It’s getting to be a asks years old but still performs great for a low cost card, if you’re looking to upgrade your system without spending a lot of money look no further this is the card for you.

EAH DK/HTDI/1GD5 | Graphics Cards | ASUS Global

Intheir products received 2, awards from various enthusiasts and IT related media outlets. I bought this card as an upgrade for my machine from a Radeon HD and the performance boost I’ve seen has been phenomenal.

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About this product Product Information In order to cater to users who require excellent graphical performance boosts and exceptional cooling from their graphic cards, ASUS, world-leading producer of top quality graphic solutions, has introduced a self-designed version graphics cards – the EAH DK series.


It also comes with two extra goodies: These ASUS designed graphics cards will come equipped with the Dark Knight Fansink that delivers extreme cooling and low noise-levels – greatly enhancing gaming enjoyment. Ratings and Reviews Write a review. On the back of the video card, the two six-pin auxiliary power connectors can be found. The front of the box is devoid of all but the most basic information. While the Dark Knight doesn’t come overclocked from ASUS, they have used a unique cooling solution for it that should hopefully prove to be dar then the reference heatsink and allow high levels of overclocking.

Today we are asis to look at a new model from ASUS. A Taiwan-based company, they manufacture a wide variety of computer hardware, including motherboards, video cards, optical drives, notebooks, networking equipment, and barebones desktop and server systems, among many others.

Therefore a big part of this evaluation will be to compare overclocking, temperature and power amongst these video cards above.

Great gaming card that plays many games maxed out for a low price. It stays at a fairly cool temperature even under full load and I highly recommend this card to anyone who wants a quick easy upgrade with a big performance increase. The front of the box is dominated by the appropriate dark knight on his steed. All trademarks used are properties of their respective owners.

JnightMarch 02, Author: See details for description of any imperfections. We will also use a Radeon HD with reference heatsink to compare to the new Dark Knight with custom heatsink in the same criteria noted above.


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ASUS EAH DK/HTDI/1GD5 – graphics card – Radeon HD – 1 GB Overview – CNET

What is the best Version of Linux 4 PowerUser I play many games online, like League of Legends and Tera wsus, and with this graphics card I can play completely maxed out in most games with no problem.

The top of the video card displays the female warrior against a camo background. The Dark Knight heatsinks are nice addition over the stock cooler. Show More Show Less. This is an excellent card at an affordable price and if paired up with a sister card in crossfire it matches up well with any leading card right now. In its original incarnation it was built on a 65nm manufacturing process with streaming processors and 64 texture units. I’m a hardcore gamer and to finally have a great graphics card feels awesome.

Their overemployees shipped 55 asud motherboards in ; that means one in three desktop PCs sold in were powered by an ASUS motherboards. I’m not a very demanding gamer but it ran most games fine ddark high settings its own, 1v now even better with two cards.