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XFX HD 6870 Black Edition ATI

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theres 2 cards

XFX HD 6870 Black Edition ATI - £166

Cores:1120
Core Clock:940 MHz
Memory:1GB
Memory Bit Rate:256 Bit
Memory Type:GDDR5
Memory Clock:4600 MHz
Cooling:Dual Fan


XFX HD 6870 Dual Fan ATI Price £152

Cores: 1120
Core Clock:900 MHz
Memory:1GB
Memory Bit Rate:256 Bit
Memory Type:GDDR5
Memory Clock:4200 MHz
Cooling:Dual Fan


Is it worth paying the extra cash for 40Mhz ?? im buying this card this week however theres two with 40Mhz difference in the core Clock and if it makes a huge difference then cool if not then i will just go for the 900Mhz version an happy days smile.gif
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Not at all. You can overclock them 40mhz or more in just a few minutes. You download a program called Msi AfterBurner, and another program called Furmark. You will also need some game benchmarks.
    
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Nice one cheers smile.gif
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