8800 gt vs hd 4870 Tags: Graphics Cards Core RAM HD Graphics Product Last response: April 24, 2010 11:59 PM in Graphics & Displays Share hectar April 24, 2010 6:39:26 PM I have a 2.5mhz guad core and 6gb ram i have a 8800 gt installed and can get my hands on a radion hd 4870 with a aftermarket cooler for $100. Is this worth it? More about : 8800 4870 Annisman a b U Graphics card April 24, 2010 6:47:02 PM I would say no, it would not be enough of an upgrade to justify it. Plus, your Cpu is only at 2.5 Mhz ^^ m 0 l cromedome April 24, 2010 7:29:56 PM lol 2.5mhz... i think a 4870 with a decent cooler would be good? You should be able to overclock it well too m 0 l Related resources ATI Radeon HD 4870 vs NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT - Forum 8800GT vs HD 4870 but with a constraint - Forum HD4870 vs 8800GT, crysis, cod4 etc - Forum Gt640 Vs HD5670 Vs HD4870 - Forum Geforce GT 530 vs Radeon HD 4870x2 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card April 24, 2010 7:33:53 PM the 4870 for $100, and you can sell the 880GT to recoup costs?? I would get it as long as your PSU can support it. Its still a great gaming card. m 0 l hectar April 24, 2010 9:03:17 PM well i bought it only to find out i need 2 connections from the power supply to the vidio card i think? m 0 l ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card April 24, 2010 9:15:55 PM you can use a 2x 4pin to 6-pin adapter for one of the connections. m 0 l hectar April 24, 2010 11:24:21 PM is a 2x 4pin to 6-pin adapter the some as a dual molex to 6 pin adapter m 0 l ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card April 24, 2010 11:28:29 PM yep http://www.newegg.com/Product/ImageGallery.aspx?CurImag... m 0 l hectar April 24, 2010 11:59:52 PM sweet thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Upgrade from 8800GT to HD4870? Forum ATI HD 4870 compared to nVidia GeForce 8800GT Forum HD 4870 or two ECS 8800GT's Forum 8800gt sli, hd3870x2, or 8800gt then hd4870x2? Forum 4870 (non-xfire) vs BFG 8800GT OC2s in SLI Forum SolvedTwo 8800 Gt's VS Sapphire HD 7770 Forum Solved8800gt vs 8800GTX vs radeon HD 5770 Forum Solved Radeon HD 4670 1GB 128-bit DDR3 vs 8800gt 512 MB DDR-3 Forum 8800 ultra VS HD4870 Forum 8800GT 512MB SLI vs HD6850 Forum 98000gt SLI vs HD4870 Forum GEFORCE 8800GT vs HD5750 Forum 8800GT VS HD 3870 Forum Xfx 8800GT xxx alpha dog edition vs HD 4670 Forum 2x 8800GT vs HD 5850 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 !