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Old 09-17-2008, 02:52 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I'd go with the 4870 it preforms about the same and should be a lot cheaper
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Ive heard the 4870 have had alot of issues with heat and that the comp freezes in games and dies. I play wow alot so i do not wanna be frozen in the middle of a important raid ive heard that u can tweek the fan to increase speed to lower temps but is that easy or is it going to be hard?
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That's the HD 4850... and there is a Fan Hack which is easy to do (Youtube it)...

The heat issues were caused by AMD putting a low default fan speed
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imo a x38 and and 4870 is the way to go. ATI cards are great with AA aswell, not that its gonna matter too much at your res. but still..
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