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5870 Crossfire vs 6850 Crossfire?

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Hello, I want to know which one of these setups to buy:

5870(x2) Crossfire or 6850(X2) Crossfire?

Is there any website thats compared these two?

Thanks Alot!
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Originally Posted by lem_;13270162 
Hello, I want to know which one of these setups to buy:

5870(x2) Crossfire or 6850(X2) Crossfire?

Is there any website thats compared these two?

Thanks Alot!

5870X2 by a good amount.
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5870 CrossfireX ofcourse
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Definitely 5870 CF. 5870=6950 performance.
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http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1445/1/

that doesn't include 5870 crossfire but you'll get the general idea
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Ok thanks alot guys!!, I can get the 6850 for alot cheaper though, thing is im gaming at 1440x900 which is really low for CF or even a single 5870. I just want to get more FPS out of those reallly demanding games. And Im planning on getting a bigger monitor later.

I think imma go 6850 CF, should run crysis max @ 1440x900
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Originally Posted by lem_;13280368 
Ok thanks alot guys!!, I can get the 6850 for alot cheaper though, thing is im gaming at 1440x900 which is really low for CF or even a single 5870. I just want to get more FPS out of those reallly demanding games. And Im planning on getting a bigger monitor later.

I think imma go 6850 CF, should run crysis max @ 1440x900
here is good comparison http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/302?vs=300
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