Originally Posted by musman
the 4850 is a good card, i probably should just get another one. They don't make my exact card anymore, this is the replacement. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127401
I'm sure its the same card just with different cooling. I really don't want this card because the fan runs at 100% all the time and there is no way to slow it down. Can I use any 4850 512mb card to do crossfire with my existing card?
yea there is. just use the ati cp to turn fan speed down. the 4870 i have at 100% is insane loud, at 35% its much much quieter than the 7950gx2 i had, and the temps are max 50ishC in crysis.
when in idle i have it sitting at 25%.
would not use ati card if fan at 100% is what u want, 35% is more than enuf to bring temps down.