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HD4850 -> HD5850 Twin Frozr

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Hey guys,
What do you think, would it be a good upgrade if I would by an MSI HD5850 Twin Frozr GPU?
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post #2 of 15
It would be a big upgrade from the 4850. How much are you going to be paying for it though, because there might be better options for the price.
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Well, 145euro. Around 197USD I think.
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no..must go 6850 for %40 more performance

must go 6870 for %60 more performance...(nearly same with 5850 but 6xxx series better on directx11 and tessellation)
    
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Well, in my country the HD6870 costs nearly 100euros (140USD) more. And HD6870 is faster by only 2-5FPS how I know.
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6870 better than 5850..directx 11 and tesellation, not 2-3 fps

sometimes same, sometimes better than 5870!!

http://guru3d.com/article/radeon-hd-6850-6870-review/16
    
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post #7 of 15
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Originally Posted by Grobi View Post
Well, in my country the HD6870 costs nearly 100euros (140USD) more. And HD6870 is faster by only 2-5FPS how I know.
Where are you from? Over here you can get a Club3D HD6870 for €166, which ain't a bad deal as well.
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post #8 of 15
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I am from Serbia, an HD6870 here costs around 210-230 euro.
post #9 of 15
for that much extra Euro get that 5850 and enjoy it. 6870 for an extra 100 Euro is absolutely not worth it !
post #10 of 15
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for that much extra Euro get that 5850 and enjoy it. 6870 for an extra 100 Euro is absolutely not worth it !
Agreed, for that price just go with the 5850 and OC it.
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