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Is $40 More for a 6850 Worth it Over a 5770?

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Well, is $40 more for a 6850 worth it over a 5770?

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I'd say yes, definitely. The 6850 is one of the best price/performance cards on the market right now, followed by the gtx 560 ti.
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Yes. The 6850 about 20% faster than a 5770, with much more advanced computation capabilities. It can overclock to about 40% faster than the 5770. BUY IT NAOW.
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yessir

get a xfx 5870 from the EGG right now For $200

save yourself the decision
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yessir

get a xfx 5870 from the EGG right now For $200

save yourself the decision
^^this. though the 6850 is still better than the 5770 if you decide to go that route
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yessir

get a xfx 5870 from the EGG right now For $200

save yourself the decision
That sounds good and Im still looking, but in the combo Im looking at the 6850 is $154.

Im trying to go with a blue theme route as well.
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