Should i get 5850 or???? Tags: Graphics Cards Crossfire Graphics Product Last response: August 3, 2010 2:24 AM in Graphics & Displays Share cia24 a b U Graphics card August 2, 2010 4:42:51 PM I am looking to get the xfx 5850. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I want to know that for the money is this card going to be the fastest or not. i will not be doing crossfire so i need the fastest single card in this price range please let me know. also i overcclock keep that in mind. More about : 5850 cia24 a b U Graphics card August 2, 2010 4:57:59 PM or is the 470 fermi faster i can right now get that off newegg for 269 free shipping m 0 l Rustyy117 a c 126 U Graphics card August 2, 2010 5:03:53 PM The GTX470 is the better deal, go for that. m 0 l Related resources is my AMD Radeon HD 5850 too hot and should I be worried? - Forum Should i crossfire hd 5850?? - Forum Can my system handle a HD 5850 or should I go with a 5770? - Forum Which of these two XFX 5850s should I get? - Forum Should I get 5870 or 5850 (or something else)? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cia24 a b U Graphics card August 2, 2010 5:05:32 PM but is it faster or will the 5850 be faster it seems lately that the radeons are better m 0 l cia24 a b U Graphics card August 2, 2010 5:08:19 PM Ok i only have a 550w bfg psu with 2x6pin /8 what card am i better off with? m 0 l cia24 a b U Graphics card August 2, 2010 5:23:57 PM ???? m 0 l Mousemonkey a c 272 U Graphics card August 2, 2010 8:00:01 PM A GTX470 uses about 200w, why would the OP's PSU not be enough? m 0 l cia24 a b U Graphics card August 3, 2010 1:30:12 AM its new the power supply bfg 550watt should i get the 470 which is cheap or the 5850 i hear that the 470 is wayy to much of a power hog and it gets to hot. m 0 l Mousemonkey a c 272 U Graphics card August 3, 2010 1:58:52 AM cia24 said:its new the power supply bfg 550watt should i get the 470 which is cheap or the 5850 i hear that the 470 is wayy to much of a power hog and it gets to hot. The temperature differences between the GTX470 and HD5850 are huge. m 0 l cia24 a b U Graphics card August 3, 2010 2:24:11 AM oh pop on this ill just keep my 5770 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich of these HD 5850 cards should I get? (XFX vs Sapphire) Forum SolvedI will be receiving my Sapphire Vapor-X 5850 tomorrow, which drivers should I in Forum SolvedATI 5850, should i pair it with dual core or quad core Forum SolvedShould i get 5850 Forum looking to upgrade from a 5850. what should the be the next card? Forum Should I crossfire 5850's or no? Worth it? Forum Should I buy a second 5850 now or wait? Forum What processor should I get if I want to crossfire a 5850? Forum Should I upgrade my gpu to a 5850? Forum Should I get another HD5850 for CF? Forum ATI 5850 Price Drop on Newegg, Should i Wait? Forum Should i crossfire radeon 5850 or crossfire 5770 Forum Which 5850 should I get Forum Should I replace my 5850 Black Edition with a GTX 480? Forum Which brand of 5850 should i get??? 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 !