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i doubt that the gpu is the problem
i have an AMD 4000+ and a HD3850 and it playsback 1080p just fine.
gpu hardly heats up lol
what software do you use for playback?
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She is using VLC for playback, and what we just discovered is that if she reboots the PC, it plays just fine for the next few hours. And I know that heat is not the issue.

There is no other video intensive apps running, in fact there is only the barest of W7 processes running at any time.

EDIT: Got the 5570 for $55, plus I get a $15 rebate. Not bad at all. thanks everyone and rep+.
Edited by PhillyOverclocker - 10/12/11 at 6:00pm
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