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:laugh: The HD4850 is on par with a 3870x2... The 4870 beats it up.
no a 4870 is on par with a 3870x2 and the 3870x2 beats a 4850 read some reviews. The 4870 beats the 3870x2 but not all the time. It would be similar to a 9800gx2 and a 280 gtx.
 
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no i'm not i'm saying a 3870x2 beats a 4850 most of the time
If you mean "4870 is on par with 3870x2" by being 25% better, you're right.

Thought you were saying something else.