As some of you probably know, Newegg is having yet another sale, in this sale they've got a sapphire 7950 for a hundred bucks off.
My question is this, considering I'm currently running a 6870, is it worth it? (Note: I am terrible at discerning what makes a good/bad video card.) And, if it is, am I going to need to do a large overhaul of my system to make it work? (i.e. completely build a new computer?)
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#2aak57Posted 8/20/2013 8:29:48 AM
If you can sell the 6870, it's definitely worth it. Sapphire makes good cards and the 7950 is a great card, especially if you overclock it. Your current PC would be fine with it. --- http://i.imgur.com/ULj4q.jpg Let strength be granted, so the world might be mended.
#3DarthFrozanousPosted 8/20/2013 11:01:22 AM
yeah i bought it for full price like 3 months ago, kicking myself for it but its a great card. get that now! --- i5-3570k 3.4ghz | HiS 7950 BOOST 3GB | OCZ 256GB SSD / 18 GB RAM | 2 TB Barracuda | 750GB Hitachi | P8B75-V | Blackwidow Ultimate Wii U, PS3, 3DS PC | GameFAQS
#4megaman4everEXEPosted 8/20/2013 11:16:15 AM
Yes it's worth it. I paid the same price for a 7870 back in march. It's was $300+ back then. --- http://myanimelist.net/animelist/Animatronix http://www.yourgamercards.net/trophy/a/Ultranium.png