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How much of a increase will i get over a 5770
and will it match my Cpu pretty well??

My GPU is bottlenecking my CPU now i dont want my CPU to bottleneck this lol
    
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Your CPU won't bottle neck it at all.

I was running a 720BE unlocked to a quad on a pair of 5770's and I still saw a decent performance gain from the cards by overclocking the CPU.

Also I cannot say how much of a gain you'll get with the new card but think of it this way the 6870 is about the same performance as a 5870 but it's better at tessellation.
Edited by smash_mouth01 - 2/26/11 at 7:37pm
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I went from 4870 crossfire to a single 6870 and it is better, so the 6870 will murder the 5770 one on one
    
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pretty big increase in performance, should be able to see a marked improvement in most newer games. The jump from 128 to 256bit is great for improving your minimum fps as well
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You will see a big jump in performance. You will also not have to worry about your CPU, those two will mesh very nicely
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youll see a big jump in fps
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