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lol, well i dont plan on overclocking at all. I dont really need the performance boost.
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Since you're talking about the regular GTX 560, there is no real question to it. Get a non-reference (if you can) GTX 470. A reference GTX 470 isn't bad, and if you fit an aftermarket cooler it can be really nice but I think non-ref cards aren't that expensive either and most will do 800-850Mhz core and ~1800Mhz memory which is pretty high, and at those clocks its faster than a stock GTX 480/GTX 570.
    
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lol, well i dont plan on overclocking at all. I dont really need the performance boost.


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lol, well i dont plan on overclocking at all.
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lol, well i dont plan on overclocking at all. I dont really need the performance boost.

This may get ugly lol 470 no question if you run ***** i can't even type it.
    
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ahha, im sure i have just rocked all of your worlds, but my res is 1024x768, so all i would be doing is stressing my CPU more and degrading my card

But what is better my HD5850 at 925 and 1200 vs a GTX 470 @ 800 and whatever the memory is clocked to.
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ahha, im sure i have just rocked all of your worlds, but my res is 1024x768, so all i would be doing is stressing my CPU more and degrading my card

But what is better my HD5850 at 925 and 1200 vs a GTX 470 @ 800 and whatever the memory is clocked to.
Not mine.
I dont understand where this misconception that OCN is only for overclockers comes from. OCN is for anyone with a question and the desire to learn.
That being said most of the time that learning turns into Overclocking...

If you already have a 5850 and that low of a res im not sure you should be spending money on anything but a bigger monitor...
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Not mine.
I dont understand where this misconception that OCN is only for overclockers comes from. OCN is for anyone with a question and the desire to learn.
That being said most of the time that learning turns into Overclocking...

If you already have a 5850 and that low of a res im not sure you should be spending money on anything but a bigger monitor...
Its a trade, his 465 + cash for my 5850. Im pleased witht hat.
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But what is better my HD5850 at 925 and 1200 vs a GTX 470 @ 800 and whatever the memory is clocked to.
Generally a GTX 470 > HD 5870
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Generally a GTX 470 > HD 5870
umm.....no.
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