Originally Posted by lee63
The drivers are better, they use way more power but that's a non issue with me, they're the hottest cards I've owed....but not much more than my old 285's.
I was really surprised at the noise level, its not bad at all...prolly the same as the 5870s under load.
You'll be able to get good OC's being on water.
Cool. My hitch right now is that the ATI drivers are really getting polished and with the performance increases I'm wondering how much ATI has closed the gap already. And of course the price.