The GTX 260 costs £137 from scan, and the 4870 costs £138 from the same website. My current screen has a max resolution of 1440x900, but I'll be buying a 22" in a few months time. Which card will perform better? Are there any more pwerful cards for £140 from Scan or Ebuyer?
http://www.in4.pl/recenzje.htm?rec_id=506&rectr_str_num... u have test here from gefore 295 to 4870 including toxic, sorry for language its in polish but graphs are clear on performance, this test have 20 pages as well Ati 4870 is working on 85 Celsius temperature during heavy load and 260 55 nm just on 68 C and toxic on 71, as well 260 have better results in overclocking.