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Windows 7: AMD 6870 and 6850

21 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
AMD 6870 and 6850

AMD just released their new 6870 and 6850 that are meant to replace their 5770 and 5750.
Reviews: AMD Radeon HD 6850 and 6870 CrossFire Video Card Review - AMD's 2nd Generation DX11 Video Card - Radeon 6800 - Legit Reviews
They're looking mighty good for the price...

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22 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 2000 5.0 Build 2195

F*. I keep forgetting ATI is no more. Sob.
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22 Oct 2010   #3

7 Ultimate x64, Vista Ultimate x64, 7 Pro x64, XP Pro x86, Linux Mint Nadia Cinnamon

Looks pretty good to me. Too bad I'm not a desktop gamer, or I might consider it.
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22 Oct 2010   #4

HP Win7 Pro x64 | Custom Win7 Pro x64

I like the new cards and pricepoints, though it was slightly confusing. I was curious how they'd get performance up being low on shaders, didn't know about the extra engine. Looking forward to grabbing a few of these.

Performance per watt... this is very bad for Nvidia.

Edit: Newegg has them in stock! Two 6870's on the way for me~!
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