Upgrading HD 6770

By argueta789
Jan 2, 2012
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  1. Recently built this pc but i made a mistake by buying a 6770 when i have the money for a 6870.

    i3 2100
    700w OCZ ModXStream8
    8gb ddr3 1333
    19' monitor

    how much more performance would i see if i switched to a hd 6870?
    Also what would be a fair price to sell a 6770 in mint condition
  2. Captain828

    Captain828 TS Guru Posts: 280

    The 6870 is about twice as powerful. Check this review for a good comparison of other GPUs.

    You could try returning it to where it is you bought it from and see if they accept paying a difference and getting a 6870 instead?
  3. argueta789

    argueta789 TS Member Topic Starter Posts: 44

    i bought it from and had it shipped to my relative in the us , and i live in canada so while i was visiting i got it at their place, now i am back in canada :(

    SKYSTAR TS Enthusiast Posts: 207

    The HD 6870 = 2 x HD 6770

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