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Gaming at 2048x1536??
and
Gaming at 2304 x 1440??

I was thinking both would need two 4870s, but I'm not sure. I need the cheapest solution possible if I can get away with less.

WTB Advice
Edited by Manyak - 7/5/08 at 2:53pm
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Yes, go w/ 2 x HD 4870's. You'll be glad you did.
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Yep two 4870's should do the thing. Plus there pretty cheap and good.
 
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4870X2 at the end of the month if not then 4870 CF should serve you well.
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4870X2 at the end of the month if not then 4870 CF should serve you well.
Hmm, I guess I can wait a few weeks to get the x2. I bet it would be cheaper too.

What about 2 4850s in CF? Or would they still be too weak to handle it? After all it would be a $240 savings.
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post #6 of 6
2x 4850 should do more than enough (unless you care about having 60+fps on Crysis)

It will cost you $400, and will take care of all your needs on this current video card gen (they should last you at least for 16 months)
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