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June 13, 2011, 01:58:40 PM
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The price is the same, about ~170$
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June 13, 2011, 01:59:18 PM
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5850 is better.

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June 13, 2011, 02:01:27 PM
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The price is the same, about ~170$

While 6850 may score better for games, 5850 is better suited for computations like those performed when mining bitcoins.

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June 13, 2011, 02:19:54 PM
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as the posts above are saying. 5850 for mining.
as you can see here https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Mining_hardware_comparison
5850 can easy go above 340 mhash/s (i myself got mine to 380)
and the Highest 6850 there is at 244 mhash/s with a oc to 980 core clock.
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June 15, 2011, 03:49:34 PM
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Ok. thanx for the answers but it seems that no shops have 5850 in stock anymore. I cant find it in my country. What do you recommend from 6xxx series for mining under 200 eur?
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June 15, 2011, 07:37:45 PM
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Ok. thanx for the answers but it seems that no shops have 5850 in stock anymore. I cant find it in my country. What do you recommend from 6xxx series for mining under 200 eur?

I have a 6950 yielding approx. 270 Mhps without OC. However, if you can grab a 5830 you get almost the same Mhps for half the price.

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June 15, 2011, 08:08:30 PM
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My 5830s ($100 each) are pushing 260 MH/s at 875 MHz core frequency.
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June 15, 2011, 08:13:05 PM
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My 5830s ($100 each) are pushing 260 MH/s at 875 MHz core frequency.

What SDK version do you use? Had a similar speed (266 @ 900 MHz) but then dropped to 248 after some experiments with SDK version and I can't figure out the cause. Using Win 7 SP1 x64, SDK 2.4 currently, and phoenix miner with phatk kernel on that particular machine.

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