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 ^^ 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 Related resources HD4870 vs 8800GT , crysis, cod4 etc - Forum ATI Radeon HD 4870 vs NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT - Forum 8800GT vs HD 4870 but with a constraint - Forum 4870 (non-xfire) vs BFG 8800GT OC2s in SLI - Forum Is the 4870 a substantial upgrade from the 8800GT ? - 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. 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? 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. 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 ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card April 24, 2010 11:28:29 PM yep http://www.newegg.com/Product/ImageGallery.aspx?CurImag... hectar April 24, 2010 11:59:52 PM sweet thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum8800gt SLI or 4870 Forum8800gt 512 vs 3870 HD ForumHD 4870 1Gb , GTS 250 1 Gb or 8800 Ultra 768 Forum4870 vs 8800 GTS320 ForumHD 4850 vs . 9800 GT vs . 8800 GTS Forum8800GT vs HD 5850 ForumHIS Radeon HD 3850 IceQ 3 TurboX VS . EVGA GeForce 8800 GT Forum2x nvidia 8800gt vs . 1 Ati Radeon HD 4850 Forum9800 GT in Sli or GTX 260/ HD4860/4870 Forum4870 or 4890 vs 8800 gtoc on 1600x1200 (dual) Forum8800 GT SLI vs . 5870 - a significant improvement? ForumBuckle up 8800GT/9800GT/GT 140, because the HD 4830 is coming. ForumX 2 Geforce 8800gt Vs Geforce 9800gtx+ dark / other cards Forum8800GT SLi vs 4850 ForumGtx 660 [non-ti] or Radeon HD 7850 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 !