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 : ForumGTX 350 vs 4870X2 ForumFrom 4870X2 to GTX460 SLI or 5870 CF ? ForumScrap the 5870 and just overclock the 5850? Forum5770 crossfire vs single 5870 Forum5870 vs 4870X2 vs GTX 295 ForumHD 5870 / HD5850 Reviews and Discussion ForumNew specs for HD 5870 & 5850 Forum5870 vs 4870x2 poll Forum5750 or 5770 X2 in Crossfire VERSUS 5870 or 285 single? ForumAti 4870x2 problem gaming? oc maybe? ForumAti 4870x2 Crossfired problem with framerates? ForumATI 4870X2 ForumATI 5870 Give Away - Winner just confirmed:) Hope you had fun! ForumATI Radeon HD 6xxx series graphics cards? ForumWhat beats a 4870x2 ForumQuestion about ATI cards ForumWhy the new ATI series are so cheap??? ForumATi trying too hard? ForumIs this gaming PC okay? ForumNew AMD build for my new 5870 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !