Originally Posted by Blacklash
For people that care about strong mins overclocked 470 SLi is going to turn out to be a winner. Yes that reviewer did praise 5850 Crossfire and he also mentioned it having more harsh FPS dips and lower mins. Again, IMO 34/55 is more desirable than 20/70.
To be fair, the gap of 7 to 14 percent at 1920 isn't as big as it seems because the 5850 CF lost big in 1 or 2 games where it still did fairly well. The results are much closer if you take away AVP which all ATI cards seem to have problems with.