With the recent release of the AMD Catalyst 12.11 beta drivers which have dramatically boosted performance in a number of popular games, and the never before seen games bundle, it has never been a better time to buy an AMD graphics card. HIS has timed the release of the HIS 7970 IceQ X² GHz Edition and 7950 IceQ X² Boost Clock graphics cards very well, making them exceptional buys for this Christmas.
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips