The race between two giants of Graphics Cards Industry AMD and Nvidia begins again or its continued.. AMD has recently announced the launch of AMD Radeon HD 6990M GPU, which is claimed to world’s fastest single mobile graphics processor. In other words, this graphics card is designed for notebook PCs and it is up to 25% than any other notebook GPU, claimed company. Till the date, the Nvidia GTX580M was the fastest processor, but now this place has been overtaked by AMD HD 6990M.
AMD Radeon HD 6990M GPU is targeted to hardcore gamers, it is powered by AMD CrossFireX technology. This newly launched Graphics processor delivers ultra-fast performance for mobile gamers. AMD trying to increase share in gaming industry with launch of AMD APU (A-Series Accelerated Processors) and now Radeon 6990M GPU. The AMD CrossFire X technology and AMD Eyefinity technology of this GPU delivers enhanced graphics performance. This graphics card is fully compatible with DirectX 11 and also supports stereo 3D.
AMD Radeon HD 6990M is significant upgrade from AMD Radeon HD 6970M. Both of these graphics cards designed to deliver superior image quality and gaming experience to users. The AMD Eyefinity technology enables the GPU to present ultra-rich environment to support up to six displays. The AMD App Acceleration technology improves the video playback and enables faster web browsing, whereas the AMD HD3D technology delivers enhanced 3D and digital picture quality, so that users can enjoy HD3D movies at full enjoyment in 3D environment.
The AMD Radeon HD 6990M will be available in various laptops including flagship Alienware M18x laptop. According to the company, this GPU delivers fastest technology and also driving up frame rates to extend quality settings or pushing the clock speeds of processor. Overall, features and specifications wise, the AMD Radeon HD 6990M seems to be an ideal choice for gamers who want to play hardcore games such as Dragon Age 2, DiRT 3 and Shogun 2.
Further, the AMD Radeon HD 6990M will be also available in Clevo and Eurocom notebooks. The Clevo X7200/P170HM/P150HM gaming notebooks and some of Eurocom models will also come integrated with this new GPU from AMD. You can expect to see this GPU in other laptop makers soon.
Category: Graphics Cards