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Hey guy's ordered me an Sapphire 7870 OC edition from the egg last night. Read the reviews and watched the videos about it and it got some excellent feedback. So do you guy's think this card is ok? I hope it is because I want to play BF3 ultra settings. smile.gif

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102983
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This should OC like a beast smile.gif
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this or the twin frozr 7870 will be my next card.
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Hey guy's ordered me an Sapphire 7870 OC edition from the egg last night. Read the reviews and watched the videos about it and it got some excellent feedback. So do you guy's think this card is ok? I hope it is because I want to play BF3 ultra settings. smile.gif
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102983

You will or should get around 40-50 fps with that card depending on you rig on ultra. At least thats what I am getting with one card. thumb.gif
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You will or should get around 40-50 fps with that card depending on you rig on ultra. At least thats what I am getting with one card. thumb.gif

That's what I'm hoping for. I'll go X-fire in a month or so. For now I'll roll with my single GPU!
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That's what I'm hoping for. I'll go X-fire in a month or so. For now I'll roll with my single GPU!

Then you will hit 70-110 depending on whats going on but crossfire runs it like a dream.
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Awsome card but if it was for bf3 why didnt you just get a gtx580 trades blows in games, but in bf3 nvidia cards always do better.
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I also ordered one today. I was torn between the Asus models and the 7850. I decided to just go for the Saphire 7870 OC as it should be a pretty decent upgrade from my 5830.

This will be my first Sapphire card. I've owned PNY, Powercolor, XFX, ATI branded, and MSI.

Wonder how these will do with folding@home, I think right now it doesn't even run on the 7xxx series.
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I also ordered one today. I was torn between the Asus models and the 7850. I decided to just go for the Saphire 7870 OC as it should be a pretty decent upgrade from my 5830.
This will be my first Sapphire card. I've owned PNY, Powercolor, XFX, ATI branded, and MSI.
Wonder how these will do with folding@home, I think right now it doesn't even run on the 7xxx series.

Nice! This is my first Sapphire GPU as well. I hear great things about Sapphire. It's time retire my 6870!
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