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Sapphire Radeon HD 5850 Toxic 2GB Tested


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#1 jammin

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Posted 30 March 2010 - 11:42 PM

Will the extra memory give it any advantage over the 1GB model?

Read the review to find out: http://www.overclock...5850_toxic_2gb/

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Posted 31 March 2010 - 04:08 PM

Its only really beneficial in Batman and L4D. For the others its just an extra frame or three. Oddly enough, its the same price as the 1GB Toxic edition...

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Posted 31 March 2010 - 07:52 PM

I'd like to know the differences in Eyefinity between the 2gb and 1gb cards, as thats where the benefit will come into play IMO

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Posted 03 April 2010 - 02:06 PM

I'd like to know the differences in Eyefinity between the 2gb and 1gb cards, as thats where the benefit will come into play IMO


I just bought one from NewEgg for $380. Wish it was $350. Im stilling waiting for it, so I cant tell you how it is yet. I would like to see a review with this bad boy X-fired because thats what Im hoping to eventually do.

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Posted 03 April 2010 - 03:02 PM

I'll see if we can pull it off!

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 02:32 PM

I have this card (HD5850 Toxic 2GB), I run 'Arma 2' on it and it runs very well. The fps can vary from 110+ down to 25+ depends on island (map) your playing and clutter, city or open area (also V-sync disabled, ingame). Overall the card is great, would recommend it to anyone wanting a card to handle heavy games, like 'Arma 2'.

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