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So I'm planning on upgrading my graphics card (check my sig) to either Radeon HD 4870 512MB Silent Efficiency , Radeon HD 4890pro black edition or XFX 5750 512 DDR5 ?
Which one of those would be best ? I think hd 4890 would be the best because it is also the most expensive one , but what if that one was already sold (i'm buying off second-hand so can't guarantee for their availability) how could 4870 and 5750 compare?
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So I'm planning on upgrading my graphics card (check my sig) to either Radeon HD 4870 512MB Silent Efficiency , Radeon HD 4890pro black edition or XFX 5750 512 DDR5 ?
Which one of those would be best ? I think hd 4890 would be the best because it is also the most expensive one , but what if that one was already sold (i'm buying off second-hand so can't guarantee for their availability) how could 4870 and 5750 compare?
Pl0x need more info !
HD4890- is the best, HD 4870 is second, and HD5750 is a BARELY third, id get the 5750 due to it being VERY cool and not power nugry plus has all the newest bells and whistles.
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Hmm is the 5750 that bad?
I would mainly be gaming (GTA , crysis , all those new games) , hence why i'm getting a better graphics card
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this should give you a rough idea http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/P...50_PCS/30.html

definitely 4890. btw what is ur budget?

p/s:im using both 4890 and 5770 before. and 4890>5770>5750 in term of performance
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Of these three, the 4890 is the best. Make sure you get a good cooler on that card; it runs extremely hot.
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So the 5750 , and all the new 5xxx series would be running cooler right?
My budget is about 100$ , however i'm from europe and the prices are not the same as in USA , thats why i'm buying used graphics card .
4890 is about 125$ , which exceeds my budget but if it's really worth it i'll toss those extra bucks for it
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