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post #11 of 26
Get the 6850 is about 8% faster at 1080p and they both overclock pretty well. Most 6850s can do 1000 core/1100+ memory easily.

Either get the 1GB GTX 460 (non-SE) or the 6850. =)
    
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Pretty sure "TPU" is texturing units.

SE's may overclock slightly better just because they produce less heat. Less heat = more headroom.

I would just buy the standard 1gb 460 myself, though. Why give up the 48 CUDA cores and 8 (I think?) texture units?
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see the post carefully,I asked to compare a hd6850 ta a gtx460 SE,
I said that if gtx460 SE has good OC potential then I'll cancel the order of hd5770 & get a gtx460 SE,
I can afford hd6850 because its out of my budget
What? if you cant afford 6850 why are you asking about it? thats what my original post is asking. And I offered my opinion of the gtx460.

Probably will clock fairly well but not quite with the standard version. And if you dont want to go super high clocks why are you sop concerned about overclocking? EVGA standard edition 460's are stock clocked to 720Mhz. So dont tell me to read the post carefully, just answer the questions and be observant.
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Get the 6850 is about 8% faster at 1080p and they both overclock pretty well. Most 6850s can do 1000 core/1100+ memory easily.

Either get the 1GB GTX 460 (non-SE) or the 6850. =)
both gtx460 1gb & hd6850 are out of my budget,I cant spend a single more money as I have to buy a new psu also,
I have money for hd5770 but now I'm trying for gtx460 768mb,

but I dont think I can afford gtx460 + new psu,so may be have to go with hd5770 + new psu
Edited by Aniket - 4/14/11 at 1:50pm
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What? if you cant afford 6850 why are you asking about it? thats what my original post is asking. And I offered my opinion of the gtx460.

Probably will clock fairly well but not quite with the standard version. And if you dont want to go super high clocks why are you sop concerned about overclocking? EVGA standard edition 460's are stock clocked to 720Mhz. So dont tell me to read the post carefully, just answer the questions and be observant.
In INDIA u wont get an EVGA card,
in my city the stores keep zotac,msi card,
they dont have the msi gtx460 SE,they have msi gtx460 cyclone
Edited by Aniket - 4/14/11 at 1:46pm
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What? if you cant afford 6850 why are you asking about it?
I just wanted to see how much hd6850 is faster than gtx460 SE
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post #17 of 26
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Now which among these two is faster at stock & when overclocked?
GTX 460 1gb
or
HD 6850
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post #18 of 26
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Now which among these two is faster at stock & when overclocked?
GTX 460 1gb
or
HD 6850
They're pretty much the same. The 460 will win some, the 6850 will win some. The 460 may edge out more often than the 6850, but the 460 also uses more power/puts out more heat than the 6850.

Of course both have the usual benefits. Eyefinity for the AMD, PhysX for the Nvidia.

Edit: This compares them both stock, overclocked, and in multi gpu configs. http://www.overclock3d.net/reviews/g...e_off_review/1
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post #19 of 26
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In INDIA u wont get an EVGA card,
in my city the stores keep zotac,msi card,
they dont have the msi gtx460 SE,they have msi gtx460 cyclone...which I cant afford,
so I'm getting zotac gtx460 SE,
customer support of zotac is very good in India
Your missing the point. The point is if companies clock their cards to what you want an OC to achieve, then there is obviously a lot more headroom to overclock the cards. I never said buy EVGA or anything, im just telling you that they can be clocked high... im done
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post #20 of 26
You can get new 6850s on ebay for $140 shipped btw bro

I've bought quite a few

I believe a couple sellers ship internationally
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