Originally Posted by Toss3
Not really a great comparison when one costs 30% more than the other. Try putting two 5850s against one 480 and see how the results pan out(price-wise pretty much the same).
The 5870 is much closer to the GTX 470 in both performance and price than it is to the GTX 480.
I don't know about this- always dicey to compare multi GPU to single, no matter what brand.