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4850 won't break your budget
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I have no budget i already own a GTX 260 it got it at good price £215-.

Its the best card by far that i have owned plus you can TRI SLI now when the drivers support it it will wipe the floor of a Crossfire HD4870
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I have no budget i already own a GTX 260 it got it at good price £215-.

Its the best card by far that i have owned plus you can TRI SLI now when the drivers support it it will wipe the floor of a Crossfire HD4870
It might not and you can also trifire or quadfire the 4870s.
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yeah they are bringing out a 4870HD x2 that will only be slighly more power than the 9800GX.
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Now what kind of question is this?

The HD4850 costs a mere €150, the 260 GTX costs €275. So basically you can buy 2 x 4850's for just a little more then the price of 1 GTX 260. And 2 x 4850 will easily wipe the floor with it
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GTX260 about 20% better then HD4850.
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post #17 of 23
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Yeah 2x 4850 will wipe the floor of a GTX 260. even two 9600GT will wipe the floor of most single GPU's.

Price is not an issue i asked which one is better 260 GTX or HD 4850. I think the food change so far is this

GTX 280 > HD 4870 > GTX 260 > 9800 GTX+ > HD 4850 > 9800 GTX > 8800GTS 512
post #18 of 23
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yeah they are bringing out a 4870HD x2 that will only be slighly more power than the 9800GX.
The HD4870X2 will be more powerful than the GTX 280...
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post #19 of 23
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I have no budget i already own a GTX 260 it got it at good price £215-.

Its the best card by far that i have owned plus you can TRI SLI now when the drivers support it it will wipe the floor of a Crossfire HD4870
Lol I doubt it would wipe anything. Let alone a floor.
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um.....

gtx260>9800GTX = 4850


"Most reviews we saw the 4850 ahead of the 9800 GTX in games such as Call of Duty 4, FEAR and in the 3D Mark vantage benchmark under Windows Vista http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Vista . The 4850 came in behind the 9800 GTX in Crysis, ET: Quake Wars, Stalker, Ghost Recon and Grid."


http://www.tomshardware.com/news/ATI...4850,5705.html
You mean GTX260>9800GTX+>4850
 
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