ATI 5770 vs ATI 5870?

tony3d

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Apr 6, 2006
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HI all, I'm reluctantly thinking about buying a new 2012 (ha ha) 12 core 3.06 Mac Pro, and was wondering if the Ati 5870 is worth the extra money. I do 3d modeling using Lightwave, and hope to get better viewport acceleration. I currently own a 2008 dual quad core with an ATI 5770 installed. The acceleration is much better than the 2600, but still unimpressive. What do you think? Thanks.
 
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