Why is the Radeon HD 4850 512mb more than 1Gb? Tags: Graphics Cards HD Radeon Graphics Product Last response: August 18, 2009 12:38 PM in Graphics & Displays Share nos879 August 18, 2009 5:13:45 AM Am I missing something? I recently purchased an XFX Radeon HD 4850 512mb Graphics card, but the XFX Radeon HD 4850 1Gb GDDR3 Card is cheaper, WTF? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Productcompare.aspx?Submi... Should I return the product, not to mention I saw a Visiontek Radeon HD 4850 512mb for $99 on ebay. More about : radeon 4850 512mb 1gb xc0mmiex August 18, 2009 5:31:18 AM they must have so many 1 gig cards in stock, they are dumping them out now m 0 l nos879 August 18, 2009 5:40:23 AM I guess that's a reason. I spent 134$ on the card. Will newegg let me exchange it for another better card the Visiontek 4870 is only $4 more! m 0 l Related resources Radeon HD5670 (1GB) vs XFX Radeon HD4850 (512mb) for Civilization 5 - Forum Radeon HD 4850 1GB vs HIS HD 4670 IceQ Turbo 512mb - Forum 9800GTX+ 512MB 256Bit DDR3 VS PowerColor HD 4850 1GB 256Bit GDDR5 - Forum HD 4850 1gb & 512mb crossfire - Forum Radeon HD 8670D Vs. Radeon HD 4850 1GB - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jaguarskx a c 363 U Graphics card August 18, 2009 7:59:16 AM I suppose as long as you send back the "old" 512MB card and pay for shipping for the 1GB card. That adds up to more than just $4. m 0 l chunkymonster a b U Graphics card August 18, 2009 12:38:00 PM Also, unless you are gaming at 1920x1080 of higher, going from a gpu with 512MB to 1GB RAM will no offer any noticeable performance increases. For gaming at 1680x1050 having 512MB RAM on the gpu is fine. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMsi N440gt 512mb Ddr5 or Ati Radeon 1gb Ddr3 Hd5450 good for gaming?? Forum SolvedGT 640 DDR3 1GB vs Radeon HD 4850 512MB.Which is better ? Forum SolvedCan the XFX Radeon HD 4850 1GB DDR3 run the listed games here ?? Forum SolvedIs the ATI HD5450 1GB DDR3 Graphics Card better than the Radeon HD 8570D for second life? Forum SolvedIs a ATI Radeon HD6670 1gb better than using my A10 apu Forum Radeon 4850 Crossfire - 1GB vs 512MB? Forum SolvedXFX Radeon HD 7850 1GB in Crossfire Mode better than buying a new GPU for $300? Forum Crossfire 1GB XFX HD4850 and XFX 512MB HD4850 Issue... Forum Can you crossfire a HD4850 512MB DDR3 and a HD4850 1GB DDR3? Forum Radeon HD 4850 1gb replacement (single slot) Forum XFX ATI HD4850 - 512mb vs. 1gb. Forum HD 4850 (1GB) or GTX+ 8800 (512MB) Forum Final descision! HD4870 512MB or HD4850 1GB?? Forum HD 4850 - Which brand? 512MB or 1GB? Overheat problem? Forum 512mb or 1gb HD4850 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !