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Originally Posted by maTyaR View Post
I don't see any problems unless you're asking for 60+ FPS.
At 1400 X 900?
A 5770 could handle many games maxed at that resolution running 60FPS.
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can anyone answer my 2 question on page 1?
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can anyone answer my 2 question on page 1?
Even at stock it's a good chip, most OC stupidly easy to 4.5GHz+.

Make sure you don't over spend on a 6870 just because you're so far under budget.
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Save some money and get a 6850/1GB 460. The difference is minimal. I run 1600x900 for now and my overclocked 460 is doing amazingly well. You'll ned a pretty good processor though.
     
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Thanks guys another 2 questions will it work well with i5 2500K?
and what model should i get this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102925 or this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102913 ?

thanks
I would say the 1st link as it has a vapor x cooler. This allows the card to run cooler, quieter and it allows you to overclock the card more than the standard model.
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I would just get a Gtx-260 and call it a day.
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post #17 of 25
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hey i'm new here and i'm getting a 6870 for my new system and my question is HD 6870 enough for 1440x900? and can it max out the up coming games?
On a res of 1440x900 a 6870 should be able to max out any upcoming games pretty easily with 60+Fps.

However with Tesselation, you might be lowered to the low 40's. Depending on the level of Tesselation you put it on.

Anything above a 5770 would do just fine.
Edited by brobanmanx2 - 8/1/11 at 8:58am
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post #18 of 25
Like amstech said, basically any card from 5770 up will run that res and max out games. My old 5830 did easily with 1GBVRAM
    
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post #19 of 25
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thanks guys +rep all
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$300 is about twice what you need.


Not sure why you chose to quote me...
Because you said "it will be close enough". To me that sounds like you were saying it will be almost good enough to do the mentioned task.

Nothing personal bud I was just saying it can handle games at 1080p let alone the resolution he was playing at.
Edited by illusive snpr - 8/1/11 at 9:20am
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