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Originally Posted by FasterX View Post
NewEgg.
I think you can send it back in a regular box w/ most acessories. Newegg is awesome for customer service. Also get a antistatic bag.
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I think you can send it back in a regular box w/ most acessories. Newegg is awesome for customer service. Also get a antistatic bag.
I can use the one I use for my Mobo.

ALSO. I mostly play SC2, TF2, and some other FPS games but nothing SUPER serious.
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Originally Posted by Nvidia-Brownies View Post
Well, if your trying to run something, say, like Crysis 2 @ Max settings, yes. Although, If you crossfire It, you can get some good performance. I think the AVG Memory Bandwith is 70GB's a Second. if you crossfire'd them, you'd get the performance of my OC'd HD 4870 1GB.
Um.... no. I had 2 in xfire and memory bandwidth means nothing.

2 5770s equal about a 5870 in some tests beat it.
 
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post #25 of 38
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Originally Posted by FasterX View Post
I can use the one I use for my Mobo.

ALSO. I mostly play SC2, TF2, and some other FPS games but nothing SUPER serious.
If you don't play the crazy stuff, you could consider just keeping it and then getting another for crossfire if you need it. Try to get a better deal on the second one of course.
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http://www.newegg.com/HelpInfo/ReturnPolicy.aspx#30

RETURN IT! Get a 6870 or even a 6850.
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post #27 of 38
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If you don't play the crazy stuff, you could consider just keeping it and then getting another for crossfire if you need it. Try to get a better deal on the second one of course.
Well I might play SOME intense stuff. O.o
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post #28 of 38
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Well I might play SOME intense stuff. O.o
Well then a better card will get you more mileage.
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Well then a better card will get you more mileage.
And my problem is that I don't have the BOX.

GAH.

Also how long would the return process take?
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Um.... no. I had 2 in xfire and memory bandwidth means nothing.

2 5770s equal about a 5870 in some tests beat it.
I remember someone doing benches for that. Can't find the thread though.

@op: call the EGG and talk them into it. They have very good support/service.
 
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