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is it worth folding on ati cards?

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I am a totally in the dark on folding. All I know is its a good cause. I am wondering if it would be worth it to fold once i get my 5870. I always read how nvidia cards pull the most ppd or whatever it is but I noticed that ccc has a folding option I have always ignored. Thinking about folding a bit if it would warrant the increased power bill lol.

suggestions please. Oh and a good guide on how to start folding for ocn ofc.
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my 5870 sucks with folding so I would say fold on your cpu instead...
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I am a totally in the dark on folding. All I know is its a good cause. I am wondering if it would be worth it to fold once i get my 5870. I always read how nvidia cards pull the most ppd or whatever it is but I noticed that ccc has a folding option I have always ignored. Thinking about folding a bit if it would warrant the increased power bill lol.

suggestions please. Oh and a good guide on how to start folding for ocn ofc.
ati not good for FOLDING but if you run boinc there are projects that can use that instead
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ok I thought ati was bad for folding. What is bionc?
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ok I thought ati was bad for folding. What is bionc?
My expertise.
If you want to put the cards to work you can get BOINC up and running, they have projects that have the same goal as F@H and other things.

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Your CPU on the other hand should be put to F@H.
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