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    Crossfire or upgrade

    Just splashed out on a 1920x1080 full HD screen £117 on aria!

    I have a 4850, which im guessing will start struggling at this resolution, so do i crossfire it with another for about £40, or sell it for that much and buy something else?

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    Re: Crossfire or upgrade

    If you can get another 4850 for £40 then i'd definately go Crossfire !
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    Re: Crossfire or upgrade

    Ditto (and if you aren't let me know where you are getting a 4850 for £40 lol).

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    Re: Crossfire or upgrade

    Ive seen so many 4850s going for £45-50, i could get for £45 delivered.

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    Re: Crossfire or upgrade

    Quote Originally Posted by Blaineoliver View Post
    Ive seen so many 4850s going for £45-50, i could get for £45 delivered.
    Where???

    Ebay acutions for working 4850's are ending around £50-60 +p&p

    Personally I'd start off just seeing how well your current 4850 copes, then consider improving.

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    Re: Crossfire or upgrade

    CrossFire would work well, keep in mind that 4850s tend to run hot though and when graphics card fans speed up they tend to be noisy due to their small diameter.

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    Re: Crossfire or upgrade

    I have a vortexx neo on my 4850 keeps it silent and 50 deg full load, Thanks for the advice, will keep my eyes open for the latest deals and get whatever costs the least.

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