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Help me find another 5870 please!!!!!!!

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May 15, 2014 12:26:52 AM

Hi,
I have been looking for another graphics card, the same as my current one so i can crossfire it.
my card is GV-R5870C-1GD i cant seem to find one that is the same model up for grabs.
Can you please help me?
and also i need to double check but, Is this card that i have able to run Crossfire?????
any info web pages and links to sellers would be great!!
Thanks so much for looking at my post and please help me!!

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a b U Graphics card
May 15, 2014 12:32:17 AM

I think you may have mistaken this site for google.

Come back if you encountered problems with your new GPU.
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a b U Graphics card
May 15, 2014 12:36:04 AM

Yes, a 5870 is fully able to Crossfire. You don't need to have another card that is exactly the same, or even the same brand, so long as the second card is running a 5870 or 5850 chip on it. The two cards will use settings that are compatible with the slowest card.
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a b U Graphics card
May 15, 2014 12:37:26 AM

You may need to check eBay; old upper end cards like the 5870 used to be tend to disappear. There are too many people trying to get them for throwback/retro builds to find them new anymore.

This is the only one I could find new, and it's massively overpriced and would need to be imported if you don't live in the UK. They go for like $70 on eBay.
http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0036WUNW4/?tag=pcp0f-21
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May 15, 2014 12:56:54 AM

thanks guys!
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May 15, 2014 1:42:16 AM

bigpinkdragon286 said:
Yes, a 5870 is fully able to Crossfire. You don't need to have another card that is exactly the same, or even the same brand, so long as the second card is running a 5870 or 5850 chip on it. The two cards will use settings that are compatible with the slowest card.


just to check.
will this card be compatible with my gpu
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Sapphire-AMD-Radeon-HD-5870-1GB...
thanks

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May 15, 2014 2:26:45 AM

Presler said:
And whats the model of your old graphics card. Most probably it will run in xfire with any 5870 but you need to give exact model number just to have a closer comparison.


My current gpu is GV-R5870C-1GD it is a gigabyte one

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