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6850. It uses less power, is quieter (find an aftermarket cooler) and is more then enough at that resolution. A GTX 460 could handle 1080p fine, IMO, buying anything over a 460/6850 is a waste unless you LOVE eye candy mixed with 45+ fps all the time. Use the extra cash to save up for the next upgrade.
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dont want a used GPU, cant warranty them
XFX offers a transferable warranty, just so you know. At least, my 5770 came with one.
post #33 of 34
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6850. It uses less power, is quieter (find an aftermarket cooler) and is more then enough at that resolution. A GTX 460 could handle 1080p fine, IMO, buying anything over a 460/6850 is a waste unless you LOVE eye candy mixed with 45+ fps all the time. Use the extra cash to save up for the next upgrade.
I told him to get the 6870 over the 460 because as far as i understand he can afford a 460 the 6850 is like a 5830 so id rather spend extra cash and go for the 6870.
    
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