XFX HD 5870 better than Gigabyte GTX 460 OC Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx Cooler Master Graphics Last response: May 15, 2011 8:41 PM in Graphics & Displays Share robin banks uk May 14, 2011 9:05:35 AM i was looking on ebuyer for a new card on pay day and i found that 5870 is cheeper and much better than the 460 (gaming) is that right? xfx 5870 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/248887 gtx 460 oc http://www.ebuyer.com/product/232853 and yes i will over clock the gpu i get my set up i5 760-4ghz 4gb ddr3 1600mhz p7p55d-e cooler master sl pro (coolermaster scout) More about : xfx 5870 gigabyte gtx 460 Motopsychojdn a b U Graphics card May 14, 2011 9:14:18 AM The 460 is comparable to the 5770 so I reckon 5870 should slap it Moto mosox a b U Graphics card May 14, 2011 9:14:39 AM Yep, get the 5870. Quote from a comment in there: "Thanks Ebuyer. £200 for this card is a steal". Related resources Gigabyte GTX 460 OC 1GB GDDR5 OC Edition or Radion 5870 ? - Forum GTX 460 1GB vs. HD 5850 vs. HD 5870 - Forum Zotac gtx 470 amp or gigabyte hd 5870 oc - Forum GTX 460 786MB SLI VS HD 5870 1GB - Forum XFX Radeon HD 5870 1GB XXX Edition or EVGA GTX 285 1GB Classified Edition? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer robin banks uk May 14, 2011 9:19:30 AM mosox said:Yep, get the 5870. Quote from a comment in there: "Thanks Ebuyer. £200 for this card is a steal". lol but the 5870 cost less xfx 5870 £142.96 Gigabyte GTX 460 OC 1GB £148.95 mosox a b U Graphics card May 14, 2011 9:20:50 AM Yep. If $200 is a steal then this is you: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwusCDRiDwE#t=4m13s ghnader hsmithot May 14, 2011 9:56:38 AM yes, its the best budget card around. Motopsychojdn a b U Graphics card May 14, 2011 9:57:59 AM If I had £300 spare I'd be getting two of them myself Moto kikireeki May 14, 2011 10:44:26 PM Motopsychojdn said:The 460 is comparable to the 5770 so I reckon 5870 should slap it Moto Actually the GTX 460 is comparable to the HD 5830 and it can even reach the HD 5850 if oc'd. HEXiT a b U Graphics card May 14, 2011 11:37:57 PM i have a 5870 and its a good card. but if your thinking crossfire with em later then dont bother they dont scale very well. the 460 is a great card and scales very well if your looking for an sli setup later then go with that. Mousemonkey a c 271 U Graphics card May 15, 2011 9:55:21 AM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Graphics & Displays by Mousemonkey cobra5000 May 15, 2011 8:41:06 PM The 5870 is not one but two steps higher on Tom's graphics charts AND cheaper than the 460? This one is a no-brainer! They are both a little old but the price is right. The 5870 is the way to go. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum6850 vs 6870 vs gtx 560 vs gtx460 vs 5850 vs 5870 ForumCore i7 or 1090T? GTX 470/480 or HD 5870 ? Forum5870 vs 460 SLI for WoW Forum2 x 5870 Crossfire - Need more than 650W? ForumBest Value MSI Hawk GTX460 vs XFX HD -687A-ZDFC Radeon HD 6870 ForumXFX HD 7870 DD vs Gigabyte GTX 660 OC ForumHD 4890 1GB to GTX460 1GB? ForumGTX 460 vs HD 5850 - oh lord. but I could use some input. ForumHD 5830 or GTX 460 ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken ForumEVGA GTX 560 TI SSC Drivers wont install on xp 64 Pro ForumGigabyte H61M-D2P-B3: Monitor issues ForumGTX 570 working very slow ForumFinal check that Gigabyte 6850 will work with my build.. ForumHD 5870 HMDI problems. 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 !