Originally Posted by Dtrain
So true Nvidia does deal with Tessellation better, I say flip a coin for it either way you're going to be okay but in fairness of both cards, I don't think we'll see heavy tessellation for quite some time on either card as in benchmarks the DX11 benchmarks that use heavy tessellation(maybe when we start getting DX11 ports). But I know with CCC 11.2 their is a Tessellation switch that allows you to set how tessellation but I'm sure it doesn't stack up to the other camp on the 5XXX series.
Alright...Made up my mind, the 5870. Im guessing Ill be able to clock it quite high, plus its colder, less power hungry and Ill have 2gigs of memory to play with.
Thanks for your help! ur rep'd.