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Old 03-05-12, 05:53 AM   #4
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Default Re: Official Radeon 7800 series Review and discussion thread

They aren't really enough of a jump over the 5870 IMO, 5850 and 6850, maybe. In heavily tesselated apps and anything that uses over 1GB of VRAM, sure. The much lower power is also a big benefit, of course that's fairly offset by the price at this time. If these move down $50 in the next few months they'll be amazing value - of course if they do that then maybe the NV offering that forced them to do so could be the better choice.
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