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 $400 After Rebates USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT : Gaming [Starcraft 2 ,LoL, WoW, Diablo 3 and some Steam games], Home, Daily use) CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY :Asus 6870 DC, Corsair AX850) OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS: CPU = AMD FX-8120 OC @ 3.6... yes i know Not for gaming... MoBo = ASUS Crosshair Formula V Memory = Corsair Vengance 8 gig PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:US, Puerto Rico PARTS PREFERENCES: Brand ASUS OVERCLOCKING:GPU overclocking dont thinks so. MaybeSLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes! MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 right now my monitor is that resolution may upgrade later ADDITIONAL COMMENTS:May add another monitor down the road. Comments on other things i should take care in my computer are more than welcome. just dont say sell the CPU. Thank you. More about : choosing graphics card game junky a b U Graphics card May 23, 2012 3:12:16 PM For that amount of money, you might as well get a single 7970 and crossfire down the road once that card is no longer capable of running a game to your liking: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Fict1on May 23, 2012 3:29:41 PM Hi and thanks for the reply. quick question is the 7870 far better than 6870 CF? and save 200$? thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help choosing what graphics card to put in my new rig. Please help! Forum Solvedneed help choosing a power supply for my new graphics card Forum SolvedNeed Help Choosing a New Graphics Card Forum SolvedHelp on choosing a new graphics card Forum Solvedhelp needed choosing new graphics card Forum SolvedHelp choosing a new graphics card Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new graphics card. Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new graphics card. Forum SolvedHelp choosing new graphics card Forum SolvedNeed help on choosing a graphics card for new build Forum SolvedBuilding new gaming rig, need help choosing graphics card Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new Graphics Card Forum Upgrading from Radeon 6850, need help choosing new graphics card Forum SolvedHelp Choosing a new Graphics card 5770 or 5850 Forum Help choosing a new Graphics card to be compatible with my Motherboard Forum Having graphics card problems, need help choosing new card!!! Forum Help choosing new Graphics Card for XP system Forum Need help with choosing a new graphics card Forum SolvedBig decision, help choosing new graphic card Forum Help Choosing New Graphics Card 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 !