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Old 11-14-2008, 01:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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kinda pricey imo when u can get 2 4850's for cheaper but i guess 2 cores on 1 card would scale better then crossfire


Newegg.com - SAPPHIRE 100270SR Radeon HD 4850 X2 2GB 512-bit (256-bit x 2) GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
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Old 11-14-2008, 03:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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it should in synthetic benchmarks. Real world performance probably won't be noticeable
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Old 11-14-2008, 03:51 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Haven't these been out for awhile? Just no company has been making them? Only.... sapphire I think

so far they haven't been recommended
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kinda pricey imo when u can get 2 4850's for cheaper but i guess 2 cores on 1 card would scale better then crossfire


Newegg.com - SAPPHIRE 100270SR Radeon HD 4850 X2 2GB 512-bit (256-bit x 2) GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
Bit late there?
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Old 11-14-2008, 05:35 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Bit late there?
heck i didnt know lol its new news to me lol
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lol those things cost just as much as the 4870x2 in australia.
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