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Alot of people are telling me to wait for aftermarket coolers on the 6870 cards before buying (ie. DirectCU and Vapor-X) Should I wait, or am I safe getting the asus eah6870?

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post #292 of 6939
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clearly but an i7 950 @3.6 and a i7920@ 4.0 isnt gonna produce 50 more frames im sorry but no.

i wont comment on this anymore as its more about an owners club than comparing between other cards
Wow... you keep being dumb.. even if it were showing 50 more frames..... the CF 5770 is still beating it LOL
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post #293 of 6939
I see that most people in here are living in lala land where whatever they believe is the truth. A 1ghz 6870 won't beat a stock 5870? .... wow.... If you have 5770's already a 6850 or 6870 isn't all that great a buy but anyone hopping on 5770 CF new now either got a deal of a century or is an idiot.

As for my gigabyte 6850: it OCs to 960/1200 on stock volts and fan profile. 70C max temp in furmark.
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I see that most people in here are living in lala land where whatever they believe is the truth. A 1ghz 6870 won't beat a stock 5870? .... wow.... If you have 5770's already a 6850 or 6870 isn't all that great a buy but anyone hopping on 5770 CF new now either got a deal of a century or is an idiot.

As for my gigabyte 6850: it OCs to 960/1200 on stock volts and fan profile. 70C max temp in furmark.
not only that CF 5770.. in some case beats a 5870.. that is what they aren't understanding

forgot to say that is very nice temps for that clock
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yeah the 5770 is still a great card...36fps in BC2 at 1080p with all the setting at max

Im waiting for the 6950
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post #296 of 6939
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Wow... you keep being dumb.. even if it were showing 50 more frames..... the CF 5770 is still beating it LOL

Was I knocking the 5770 no I was knocking thier review.

Did I say the 6870 was faster than a 5770 crossfire... No

So just shut it
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Since I have a month old EAH5670 1GB, and I get another one for $110, and I'm poor, I guess I better skip over the better 5000s, and later jump to the 6000s

The 6850/6870 aren't much ahead anyway right, just refinements with lower starting price right?
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Was I knocking the 5770 no I was knocking thier review.

Did I say the 6870 was faster than a 5770 crossfire... No

So just shut it
I'm very sorry I assumed extremely wrong your past posts... for that you are very well welcome to come over and kick my butt 100 times & even shove a pineapple up my bum ... just like hitler got in the movie Little Nicky
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Since I have a month old EAH5670 1GB, and I get another one for $110, and I'm poor, I guess I better skip over the better 5000s, and later jump to the 6000s

The 6850/6870 aren't much ahead anyway right, just refinements with lower starting price right?
Yes, since you only own 1 5670(or even if you had cf 5670)- going to a 6850 or 6870 is an upgrade for you... so you better upgrade to them... you gotta save a bit more $$$ :/
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Comparing crossfired cards to a single card gives me the giggles.
How about comparing CF vs CF or CF vs SLI. Buying two cards to beat one is silly at best.
Buy the faster single card, then CF that card when you get more money.
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