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So after searching around for a few days, I am confused about the release date of the 4870.

I've heard June 25th and July 8th the most. I know the 4850's were supposed to be delayed longer, but you can already get them from newegg and many other sites.
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It is said that ATI/AMD has been keeping that information as secret as possible so I don't think that anybody (except them) has the exact dates.
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I've heard from late June to late July of release dates thrown around.
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I've heard from late June to late July of release dates thrown around.
Yeah, some even speak of August.
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Ive heard of August as well
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I hope next week.
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The HD4850 was pushed forward probably because of the GTX280. Everyone was caught off guard. Best Buy probably lost a fair amount of money this week because of it. That 25% off sale was NOT supposed to include the HD4850, but they released it early. Oops

The HD4870 will probably be mid-July, the HD4870X2 probably mid-August.
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I'm not worrying because I'm eyeing the GTX 280 and when they release the 4870 it will just mean everything will be cheaper.
    
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