Help choosing new graphics card Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Graphics Product Last response: May 23, 2012 3:29 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Fict1on May 23, 2012 2:56:38 PM Hi there, i waould like to upgrade my GPU i am thinking about going for another ASUS 6870 in CF or get another GPU more "future proof" for long term use. APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE:Next two weeks maybe a month.BUDGET RANGE:USD $400 After Rebates USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT : Gaming [Starcraft 2 ,LoL, WoW, Diablo 3 and some Steam games], Home, Daily use) CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY :Asus 6870 DC, Corsair AX850) OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS: CPU = AMD FX-8120 OC @ 3.6... yes i know Not for gaming... MoBo = ASUS Crosshair Formula V Memory = Corsair Vengance 8 gig PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:US, Puerto Rico PARTS PREFERENCES: Brand ASUS OVERCLOCKING:GPU overclocking dont thinks so. MaybeSLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes! MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 right now my monitor is that resolution may upgrade later ADDITIONAL COMMENTS:May add another monitor down the road. Comments on other things i should take care in my computer are more than welcome. just dont say sell the CPU. Thank you. More about : choosing graphics card game junky May 23, 2012 3:12:16 PM For that amount of money, you might as well get a single 7970 and crossfire down the road once that card is no longer capable of running a game to your liking: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Fict1on May 23, 2012 3:29:41 PM Hi and thanks for the reply. quick question is the 7870 far better than 6870 CF? and save 200$? thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed help choosing a new Graphics Card ForumNeed help choosing a graphics card ForumHelp on choosing new graphics card ForumNeed help choosing new graphics card ForumHelp choosing new graphics card ForumHelp choosing a new graphics card . ForumHelp With Choosing a New Graphics Card . ForumChoosing a new graphics card ForumHELP choosing a GRAPHICS CARD ForumHelp choosing a new Graphics card ForumHelp needed choosing a graphics card , please. ForumHelp choosing a graphics card ForumI need help choosing a new graphics card please! ForumHelp Choosing a New Graphic Card for Maya + Photoshop + Gaming ForumBuilding a computer. Need help choosing a graphics card . ForumHelp with choosing graphics card on new build ForumUpgrade to GTX 680 Classified from this? ForumHelp choosing a new graphics card Forum[Solved] Help choosing Graphics Card ForumNeed help choosing Graphics card for 4 monitors... 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 !