Upgrading 6870 Tags: Graphics Cards Intel i5 Graphics Last response: May 7, 2012 2:57 PM in Graphics & Displays Share cdfrantzis May 7, 2012 2:23:04 PM I'm currently running an XFX 6870 on and i5 2500K and I was looking to upgrade the graphics on my machine. Do you think it would be better to get a second 6870 and xfire the cards or put down the extra cash and get a 680? More about : upgrading 6870 sammyboy2 May 7, 2012 2:27:20 PM IMO I would go for the 680, Less driver issues and less of a headache than running Crossfire. m 0 l cdfrantzis May 7, 2012 2:29:02 PM Do you think the 680 will outperform the two 6870's? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer imranfarid99 May 7, 2012 2:57:45 PM Crossfiring is not tough at all ....... i would go with the 6870 if i was in a budget of doing so.... if i had money then surely the 680 is the best..............but i dont think its worth the money....whereas the 6870cf can run any games in the market so i would wait rather going for the 680 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow much longer can I keep my 6870 for before upgrading? Forum SolvedUpgrading from Ati 6870 to ? [SUGGESTION/LIST] Forum SolvedUpgrading from Crossfire 6870's Forum SolvedNoob upgrading from HD 6870 to 760 / 770 - need advice Forum SolvedUpgrading ATI 6870 x2 (CF), $450 budget.. Forum SolvedUpgrading from 6870 Forum SolvedRadeon 6870 upgrading to a ? Forum SolvedUpgrading from Radeon 6870 Forum SolvedUpgrading HD 6870 for 1920x1080 - ~$200 budget, details inside Forum SolvedUpgrading from 6870: GTX 760 or GTX 680 Forum SolvedUpgrading from a 6870 (7870 vs GTX 660Ti vs 7950) Forum SolvedGPU upgrade: 7850 or 7870? - upgrading from 6870 Forum Upgrading Gigabyte 6870 OC 1GB (or some help fixing it) Forum SolvedUpgrading a 6870, $400 budget (potential builds) Forum SolvedPC Upgrade Using Sapphire Radeon HD 6870 Forum SolvedPC Upgrade With Sapphire Radeon HD 6870 Forum SolvedUpgrading from AMD 4850 GPU to 6870 GPU Forum SolvedUpgrading To xfire 6870's Forum SolvedGtx 580 - upgrading from 6870 Forum SolvedUpgrading 5 year old gaming PC: 6770 or 6870? 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 !