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Im trying to decide if this is a good move. I play americas army 3 mostly and i feel this game favors nvidia more than ati (most ut3 benchmarks favor nvidia). Because of this i am thinking about switching to a 480/570 so i can gain more fps in some maps to where i often see dips into the high 40's/ low 50's. Just wondering if anyone plays americas army 3 and what kind of FPS you get? opinions on this decision are appreciated.
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the 570 is only 10% faster just overclock your 5870 and you should be fine but i'd wait for like the next series no need really to upgrade from what you have.
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wait until nvidia release their next line up of card. then you can get like a GTX 670 or something and get more perf for money.
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the 570 is only 10% faster just overclock your 5870 and you should be fine but i'd wait for like the next series no need really to upgrade from what you have.
This, completely
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hmmm....very good information here. i suppose i could try to overclock the 5870..+rep for everyone
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I upgraded from a 5870 to a GTX 580

It was not worth it at all, if I were you, I'd just get another 5870 and get more performance for less money or just overclock
     
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please only have one thread open on a topic at one time. it's not necessary to cross post between sections
as you have a duplicate thread open in the ATi section i'll lock this one.
Edited by -iceblade^ - 2/27/11 at 6:25pm
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please only have one thread open on a topic at one time. it's not necessary to cross post between sections
i apologize. i did this so i could try to get the most accurate information without it being one sided. Delete one of my post please. thanks
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