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    Post Radeon HD 4870 X2, HD 4850 X2 Faster and Better Than GeForce GTX 295, 285: AMD

    Radeon HD 4870 X2, HD 4850 X2 Faster and Better Than GeForce GTX 295, 285: AMD

    AMD started its marketing offensive against NVIDIA's [COLOR=#000099 ! important][/color]new dual-GPU GeForce GTX 295, and single-GPU GeForce GTX 285 accelerators, in an attempt to put the Radeon HD 4800 X2 series accelerators ahead of its competition in terms of performance on a "broad scale", and used the cards' availability in non-reference designs as a USP against NVIDIA's offerings using a uniform company-specified design. All this, in an internal presentation leaked to Donanim Haber. As for those wondering why, ATI and NVIDIA have a history of picking on each others' flagship products by means of such presentations, with which they intend to influence OEMs and channel vendors, though it always happens so, that these presentations reach public domains. Viral marketing or something plausible? Find out for yourself:






















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    Default Re: Radeon HD 4870 X2, HD 4850 X2 Faster and Better Than GeForce GTX 295, 285: AMD

    This is Official release by AMD
    but in games GTXs get faster

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    Default Re: Radeon HD 4870 X2, HD 4850 X2 Faster and Better Than GeForce GTX 295, 285: AMD

    well 4870 x2 is faster in higher resolutions.

    But I think Amd should concentrate on releasing new drivers to maximize it's performance instead of this kind of advertising.

    Ati 4870 x2 still has more theoretical power as proved by 3d marks vantage feature test. but they need to find a way to release these power to people..

    btw i heard they dropped price to 400$ . which is a great move.

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    Default Re: Radeon HD 4870 X2, HD 4850 X2 Faster and Better Than GeF

    After a year+ I can say how much of it is true and how much of it is not.
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