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post #11 of 24
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
I know 4870X2 is good but if i go 4870X2 4850 will be a waist cause i cant RMA withough a stock cooler which i can only obtain from getting a new one.
sell it at a loss for someone that wants to w/c it.
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post #12 of 24
If you have the money the 4870x2 will run anything. its a good card.
post #13 of 24
You should. Hd4870x2 is a great card. It's the fastest card in the market RIGHT NOW.
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Mmansueto how much are you letting yours go for?
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upgrade to a 4870. X2 is unnecessary power
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post #16 of 24
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upgrade to a 4870. X2 is unnecessary power
Lol to me every single fps is necessary.
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post #17 of 24
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upgrade to a 4870. X2 is unnecessary power
unless he has 1920 x 1080 and up
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post #18 of 24
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Originally Posted by OverclockTheStock View Post
upgrade to a 4870. X2 is unnecessary power
Well the cheapest 4870 i can get is 330$ and that is 512MB. 4870X2 will be a better buy and the 4850 i had was on pair with a 4870.
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post #19 of 24
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Well the cheapest 4870 i can get is 330$ and that is 512MB. 4870X2 will be a better buy and the 4850 i had was on pair with a 4870.
There is a Sapphire 4870 1GB for 289.00 at Direct Canada
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post #20 of 24
If you can afford it, then go for it.

Also consider a 4850X2
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