6850 Crossfire vs New GTX 670? Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx Tom's Hardware Crossfire Graphics Product Last response: July 14, 2012 6:09 PM in Graphics & Displays Share dragonmasa July 14, 2012 5:28:44 PM Hello! I'm new to Tom's Hardware. Just wondering if I should save myself £200 and just get another 6850, or buy a new GTX 670? I have a 750W power supply. More about : 6850 crossfire gtx 670 Ironslice a b U Graphics card July 14, 2012 5:30:15 PM A GTX 670 is much much better than Crossfire HD 6850's. dragonmasa July 14, 2012 5:30:55 PM Is the price worth it for the extra performance? Related resources GTX670 vs HD Radeon 7970 - Forum Crossfire 6850 or a single 660ti? - Forum Will FX-8120 bottleneck HD 6850 Crossfire ? - Forum Crossfire HD6870 vs GTX670 ? - Forum 7870 ghz vs . 7950 vs . 670 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Ironslice a b U Graphics card July 14, 2012 5:32:30 PM The GTX 670 is the card with one of the best values on the market right now. What is the resolution of your monitor? dragonmasa July 14, 2012 5:35:53 PM 1920x1080 Ironslice a b U Graphics card July 14, 2012 5:42:24 PM Then a GTX 670 will definitely serve you well . If you have the money, go ahead; you won't be disappointed. dragonmasa July 14, 2012 5:49:39 PM Ironslice said:Then a GTX 670 will definitely serve you well . If you have the money, go ahead; you won't be disappointed. Thanks! What about a CPU to pair? I currently have an AMD X3 CPU that has been unlocked to a quad core. Maybe a 3570k? Ironslice a b U Graphics card July 14, 2012 6:01:48 PM Yeah, your AMD will definitely bottleneck the 670. However, if you get an i5-3570k, you will need a new motherboard also; I recommend this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... How much RAM do you have? dragonmasa July 14, 2012 6:04:00 PM 4GB, but I am upgrading to 12 Ironslice a b U Graphics card July 14, 2012 6:05:02 PM You don't need 12, 8 is more than enough for gaming. Ironslice a b U Graphics card July 14, 2012 6:05:44 PM I also recommend this CPU cooler: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... dragonmasa July 14, 2012 6:07:07 PM Strangely, I already have that! XD Ironslice a b U Graphics card July 14, 2012 6:09:52 PM Great! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGTX 670 SLI or Single GTX 680? ForumGTX 660 ti or GTX 670 ForumGtx 670 sli or amd 7950 crossfire Forum6870 Crossfire VS single GTX 670 Forum2 HD7970 vs 2 GTX670 vs 2 HD7950 vs 2 GTX 660Ti vs GTX 680 ForumHD 6850 crossfire vs zotac 460 gtx (fermi) 1gb SLI ForumGTX 660ti vs XFX 7970 vs GTX 670 Forum9800 GX2 Vs . HIS Radeon 6850 Forum7950 3GB CFX vs GTX 670 2GB SLI ForumNeed Guidance Forum[Solved] Crossfire Forum[Solved] GTX 550Ti or HD 7770 or HD 6850 Forum[Solved] Radeon HD 5570 Crossfire vs Single 6670 ForumEVGA GTX 560 ForumGTX 680 DVI-D port won't detect anything 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 !