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I love my HD 5870's.... this gives me little reason to upgrade yet.... as I'm only using a 1080P TV as a display.

dunx

P.S. No doubt when QuadHD displays, or whatever they call it arrive, I won't be able to afford that either biggrin.gif
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Indeed both a 6950 and a 7950 would have made much more sense.

they also both cost a notable amount more than the x850
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if going this route, i would go with a 6870! A very nice card! Stronger then the 5850 and 6850, and a lot cheaper then the 7850! thumb.gif
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if going this route, i would go with a 6870! A very nice card! Stronger then the 5850 and 6850, and a lot cheaper then the 7850! thumb.gif

the 6870 is not an impressive card @ $175-$200, it's about 2% faster than a 5850 overall and a 5850 can be purchased for around $100 now at days.. The 7850 can be found for $250 and it will obliterate the 6870, specially when OC'ed.
    
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