my friend wants to upgrade to a 4650 and wants to know if its worth it (temp card) he has an 8600gts will he see an improvement in FPS at all? his monitor only does 1024x768 max
Originally Posted by z4520ft
no, there won't be any significant improvement, you can check this list
i assume your friend got an old pc which uses cheap psu, the best card he should get is 4670 gddr3 but it may be subject of availabily. 5570 or 5670 is an option too but at that resolution 4670 is enough
Originally Posted by TF876
HD 4650 needs to be on there, its above the 8600gts but below the 9600GSO, I think it would probably be faster than the 256mb version of the 3850. so just above i guess. Also I think the 4670 seems to be a little high.
Also this website is awesome for comparing graphics cards for COD5, Fallout3 and Far Cry 2
Originally Posted by daydream99
Not much of an upgrade at the resolution he's playing at. Both cards are pretty much equal.