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It's not worth it in my opinion. At resolutions 1024x768 and below, two 5770s gave me no improvement over one 5770.

And you're talkin' about 5850s!
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Originally Posted by Kratthew D. Kraids View Post
omg a 5850 is Ãœber overkill for a 1024x768 monitor lol, he'll be future proof for a looooong time.
i know, thats why i was asking him to upgrade his computer. he said to me while he was playing bfbc 2 that his pc is slowing down because he has to many files in his hard drive that he needs to uninstall them to be able to run bfcs 2 smoother.. this is his PC spec
intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6400 @ 2.13GHz
and 9600 gt.

i told him that i would build him a pc for less than 800 bucks and i did.
amd x4 955 and a 6870. he just need to get a new monitor and he is set for gaming mode..
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Originally Posted by tiramoko View Post
you got it wrong guys i will be the one cfing 5850, i have 750watts psu. my brother has 500 watts but he will not crossfire gpu just a single 5850 is enough for him since he is using 1024x780 resolution(not sure) 17" lcd
I knew that already I just tossed that up there for the heck of it anyways its good he has a new pc to rock with & now a 6870. The 6870 is a great card I would stay 1920x1080 & under on a 6870 in all honesty. would rock @ 1680x1050 & also does pretty awesome at 1920x1080
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You could check the for sale section for some good monitor's for your brother.
    
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