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I personally would upgrade the video card first, and then the rest of the system to follow.
 
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Would t be worth getting a 512mb 4870 to xfire? If 512mb is not. Enough does that mean that even if I get crossfire its still gonna suckD: the games I wanna play are crysis and bfbc2 and maybe other games like dirt 3
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Would t be worth getting a 512mb 4870 to xfire? If 512mb is not. Enough does that mean that even if I get crossfire its still gonna suckD: the games I wanna play are crysis and bfbc2 and maybe other games like dirt 3
you will be fine long as your not trying to pump up the AA, but of course all of us want to... my 4870 ran just fine (granted it was a 1gb) but i picked up my 4870x2 for about 100
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Hi I'm about to upgrade my system to a i5 2500k along with the mobo and ram. However I don't have much money to be spending on a new video card justyet. I was considering playing games on my PC again... I used to play crysis and some other games when i Used to have my e7400. However with new games coming out I srr that people are starrting to use the hd6xxx series... I was wondering if my 4870 is totally outdated now that there are more games and more cards available.. what kind of games would I be missing out on playing if I keep my hd4870?

Will be moving to bulldozer or possibly a sandy bridge and am still rocking my 1gb 4850 and if i'm lucky with a 4870 x2 in crossfire.
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