Ati 5870 versus 4870x2 Tags: Homebuilt ATI Systems Last response: December 12, 2009 3:52 PM in Systems Share squarepant December 11, 2009 4:52:08 PM i hav a 4870x2 and wana upgrade,is it worth it 2 get the 5870. More about : ati 5870 versus 4870x2 amillion December 11, 2009 4:56:58 PM Take a look at the graphics stats : http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/charts/gaming-graphics-ca... and this: http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/radeon-hd-5870,review-316... e.g.: "... the card still dominates the hardware it’s being put up against. The board consistently beats Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 285, trades blows with the Radeon HD 4870 X2, and is sometimes able to sneak past the GeForce GTX 295." amillion December 11, 2009 4:57:33 PM I.e. what you spending all that cash for now? Wait 6 months. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cbeermann December 12, 2009 3:52:43 PM Performance test benchmarks look at it. http://service.futuremark.com/hardware also, keep in mind when u crossfire 2 cards it draws alot of power, takes up ALOT of space, run very hot, and cost alot more. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFrom 4870X2 to GTX460 SLI or 5870 CF ? Forum SolvedUpgrade from a 4870 to a 4870x2 or 5870 Forum Solved5750 or 5770 X2 in Crossfire VERSUS 5870 or 285 single? Forum SolvedATI RADEON HD 5870 (Mac) In a PC Forum SolvedI need help finding a ATI Radeon HD 5870 1GB GDDR5 online for the right price! Forum SolvedDifference between the ati hd 5870's Forum Sapphire 4870x2 2gb or the Radeon HD 5870 1gb? Forum SolvedDying 4870x2, ATI or nVidia to replace? Forum which is batter ati radeon r7 260x vs ati radeon hd 4870x2 Forum 4870X2 for 5870 or GTX 460 Forum SolvedIs a stock Q6600 a bottleneck for a ATI 4870X2? Forum 5870 vs 4870X2 vs GTX 295 Forum 4870x2 or 5870 Forum SolvedATI 4870x2 / 4890 2 cards or 1? Forum 5870 vs 4870x2 poll Forum Solvedcan ATI radeon HD 5870 DDR5 work with motherboard using Ram ddr3 bus 1066 ? Forum SolvedLarrabee versus ATI/Nvidia are we getting more choices? Forum SolvedATI Radeon HD 5870 Reference Design Idle/ Load Temps too high? FAN STOPPED WORKING HELP! Forum Looking to replace graphics card with ATI Radeon HD 5870 Forum SolvedCan ATI Radeon 5870 run 2560x1440 resolution playing games? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !