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Old 07-11-2010, 08:06 PM   #11
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I've seen a few reviews on both of those that say Crysis is unplayable on very high settings. Im looking for a card that can take anything and everything. Even if its $350+.
the gtx 470 is better than the 5850 and nearly even to the 5870.
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Old 07-11-2010, 08:22 PM   #12
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This is the page for all the GTX 470's.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814261073

I was looking at this one:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130554
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Old 07-11-2010, 08:25 PM   #13
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Or you can unlock the 5850 and OC it to perform almost on par with a 5870...

http://www.anandtech.com/show/2977/n...h-the-wait-/19

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Old 07-11-2010, 08:31 PM   #14
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Or you can unlock the 5850 and OC it to perform almost on par with a 5870...
Which would be around even to a stock 470, you ant compare overclocked card to stock cards
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You know what, I might just go ahead and go for the 5870. Tons and tons of great reviews, and it overclocks great.
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