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User Info: silveryounglink

3 years ago#1
I'm still rocking a 5670 and I've been wondering if it's time for an upgrade. I don't really play graphic intense games, mostly Indie stuff like Cave story and Binding of Isaac. Would it still be worth it? If so what's a significant upgrade from such an old card?

User Info: mrtywer

3 years ago#2

Same card I use - I don't need to max out games, but it's nice to be able to, and it's a really good price for it. Easily runs Skyrim at 900p, Ultra-high settings with 30-35 HD texture packs, 60+ fps.
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User Info: EpicKingdom_

3 years ago#3
If you seriously play only those games then no. Although, a 7850 isn't expensive and would be a nice cheap upgrade. It really depends on what you NEED to play / max / whatever.Only you will know the answer to that.

User Info: SAfricanGamer

3 years ago#4
Don't upgrade yet.

Wait for the next instalment to come out, if you've waited this long, you can wait a bit longer.

The Radeon '8750' will be faster than a 7950 and will be under $200
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User Info: BannedMom

3 years ago#5
Yeah, I would wait until you need it.
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