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should i buy a 3870x2?

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i currently have 8800gts 640mb (90nm) evga


is it worth the upgrade?
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Short Answer: NO!
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post #3 of 10
No stay with what you have. Not much improvement there.

For the cash You wont see much more i mean. you will be disappointed.
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what resolution would you be using? waht are the rest of your system spec? you can fill them in here so you dont have to type them in every post
post #5 of 10
Not much of improvement to spend that much money.
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Long Answer: Yes

I came from a 8800GTS 320MB and the 3870X2 kicks it's a$$, but you have to have a rig that can use it and kinda need higher res. otherwise if you game at 1680x1050 or lower then SZayat it right, not worth it.
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post #7 of 10
Short Answer: NO!
Long Answer: Depends on your native resolution.
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Thread Starter 
awesome thanks for the quick replies

in return i will give you guys away my $500 that i was gonna spend on that card....no i kid


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Since Feb 15, I've gone from 2 Hd3850 (crossfirex) to 2 Hd3870s (crossfirex) to 1 Hd3870x2, and all i can say is,Thank you for the 30 day return policy because this this card rawks!!! My only Concern is the cooling of the card, but i'm currently looking into cooling options for it.
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Originally Posted by NumoniK View Post
Since Feb 15, I've gone from 2 Hd3850 (crossfirex) to 2 Hd3870s (crossfirex) to 1 Hd3870x2, and all i can say is,Thank you for the 30 day return policy because this this card rawks!!! My only Concern is the cooling of the card, but i'm currently looking into cooling options for it.
Your native res may have something to do with that.
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