Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er
Everyone seems to forget GTX470 runs much hotter which is a big deal. Also eats more power. PhysX is unless because you will need more then just GTX470 to get high fps. Also there is no real use for CUDA but its there.
Originally Posted by rchads89
Thanks for your concern about the heat. It's not a problem for me. My cm690II is set out to provide really good cooling around the GPU area.
I have heard gaming with a gtx 470 can be smoother and to be honest ive looked at benchmarks and the 470 sometimes gets one over the 5870 or the 470 drops short by about 10-15fps.