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is upgrading my 8800gt for a 4850 worth it? I game at 1680x1050 or would it be better to sli my GT but that would require me getting a new board and psu.
    
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your monitor is a 20".. if it was me i would sell the 8800GT for like $150 to someone and get the 4850 because it will have no problems maxing out games on 1680x1050 and getting a hell lot of FPS
    
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Yes it would be worth it actually. Only problem with the HD4850 is that it runs very hot. But that can be fixed with tweaking the fan speed.
 
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Yes it would be worth it actually. Only problem with the HD4850 is that it runs very hot. But that can be fixed with tweaking the fan speed.
but look at his case the all mighty super cooling Antec 900
    
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If you can sell that used GT for 150$...

You wont be able to.
    
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If you can sell that used GT for 150$...

You wont be able to.
not here i mean like to a neighbor or craglist
    
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post #7 of 7
I'd say save up for a 4870.
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