Originally Posted by Muppet
Your choice was a good one. It is an exceptional performer. Hell i'd have a couple myself, if AMD had a 3D solution. If Fermi performs in between the 5870 and 5970, i'll be happy
. Hopefully closer to the 5970 though.
The 448SP part will be faster than the 5870 by about 10% on average in normal gaming situations, closer to 5970 in non. The 512SP part, which sadly will be mostly MIA til mid summer if things go the way Nvidia hopes, will be close to 5970 performance.