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Yeah I bought that

I've been so sad since losing one of my cards, I've been playing songs with a "I'm back" theme since purchasing it.
    
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Get another 5770 that should hold you over for some time. I am running 5770+5750 and I am very pleased with the performance. With a 2 5770's you will get performance on par with a 5870.

Good Luck

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post #13 of 19
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Originally Posted by TheGrayDon10 View Post
I don't know much about gpu's but is this better than a 5770?
http://www.evga.com/products/addToCa...01G-P3-1370-RX
yes it is
post #14 of 19
thanks a lot nihilanth. i was beginning to think noone would answer my question.
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thanks a lot nihilanth. i was beginning to think noone would answer my question.
no problem
post #16 of 19
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Originally Posted by Lostintyme View Post
Nope, you won't even find anything used better than a 5770 for $125. Sorry.
Oh really? I just happened to buy 2 used 6850's off of eBay today for $120 each.
post #17 of 19
Keep an eye on neweggs open box deals. You should be able to find a 6870/460/6850 for around that price.
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post #18 of 19
Defintely get a another 5770 and crossfire them. It will smash anything else in that price range.
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post #19 of 19
Hi,

Agree on the CF-5770's

Bought one when they first came out and the 2nd one about three months later.

They both unlocked as to voltage and have had them over 1050/1400 without
artifacting.
Heat was the issue though especially on the chip voltage, of course
Now run them at 960/1375 1.20v 24/7
Both Masters.

Can't run them with maxed out eye candy but Crysis-Metro ect run very
very well 45-65fps with (my) settings.

Thinking 6900 series CF if pull the trigger but better be a pretty good jump
before do it as well as they perform.
Best cards have had as to price to performance and longevity thru about 5 generations.
May wait and see what the 7000 series bring before dumping them.

Not worth selling now but back up rig will get one of them.

Later
Edited by Irocing - 7/22/11 at 3:18pm
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