AMD HD 7970 GPU Available Now

AMD’s next GPU is starting to appear on most major online stores such as newegg.com. The HD 7970 is AMD’s high end GPU offering that performs better than Nvidia’s GTX 580. However, Nvidia has yet to talk in depth about their next GPU, which is codenamed Kepler. Considering CES starts tomorrow for the green camp, we may need to get some popcorn and see what happens as the GPU war continues between the two companies. Also, just in case you missed them, here are the specs for the HD 7970:

Core Clock: 925MHz
Stream Processors: 2048
Memory: 3GB GDDR5
Memory Clock: 1375MHz
Memory interface: 384-bit
Manufacturing process: 28nm