City of Industry, CA – October 22, 2010 – The world-class graphics card and mainboard manufacturer MSI officially launches the R6800 series graphics cards supporting DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 1.4a output. The R6800 family includes R6870-2PM2D1GD5 using the AMD Radeon HD 6870 GPU and R6850-PM2D1GD5 using the AMD AMD Radeon HD 6850 GPU. Both of them not only support 3D-Stereoscopic format, but also AMD ‘s Eyefinity multi-display output technology, providing the unique visual experience. The brand new MSI R6800 series graphics card also supports MSI’s exclusive Afterburner software, allowing adjustment of fan speed and provides saved setting profiles. All solid capacitors onboard enhance stability and lifespan. The MSI R6800 series is the epitome of new-generation immersive gaming graphics card.

Supports multi-display and 3D format – The new MSI R6870-2PM2D1GD5 graphics card allows 4-screen display from a single card* via AMD’s exclusive Eyefinity Technology. DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 1.4a supports not only 3D-Strereoscopic format, but also 7.1 non-distortion high-quality sound format transmissions, providing consumers the best audio/visual experience possible.

Exclusive advance fan speed control function by Afterburner – MSI R6800 graphics card leverages MSI’s exclusive Afterburner software, allowing adjustment of fan speed by different loading. Moreover, Afterburner can save up to 5 overclock setting profiles, achieving the perfect balance between performance and tranquility. In addition, R6850-PM2D1GD5 uses 9cm PWM fan and “Direct Heatpipe” technology, which has the heat pipe contacting the GPU directly for better heat dissipation, improving thermal performance.

Military class solid capacitors – For the most excellent stability, MSI R6800 series graphics cards adopts all-solid capacitors for extreme stability in high-loading during long hour operation. There is no need to worry about downtime or system instability by overheating, ensuring the most stable user experience.

The all-new AMD HD6800-series graphics card now available from MSI - Graphics Cards 2