Ive been looking to get a saphire 5870 vapor X but for the life of me i cant find it. I saw it ONCE on newegg for around $430 but it had a sold out tag on it. that was months ago and now i cant seem to find one. the only site i found that carries it is called zipzoomfly and they are selling it for $500. for that price i could get a 5970. Id probally pay it but i have never heard of this site before and i dont know if they are any good.
Edit: I just noticed that zipzoomfly is out of stock with no eta of new arrivals.
I was wondering if anyone had any info that could help me out. id apreciate it. thanks
Do you plan on seriously overclocking your 5870?? The standard cooler on it works great, it just gets a bit noisy but only at very high fan speeds. Personally i wouldn't pay so much just to get a better cooler. If u cant find it, then why not try an aftermarket cooler??
I currently have a 4870 vapor x and I am sooo impressed by it's low temps and how quiet it is. I average around 50c when playing a demanding game at max wit almost no noise. When I saw it on newegg a while back it was selling for only $430 so I would definately buy at that price. I was wondering if they had been discontinued or recalled or anything