According my technology source, ATI Radeon 4870 and 4850 price will drop at the end of this week. It’s a good news for strict budget gamers to enjoy a high-level of gaming using the graphic card, especial ATI Radeon 4870 that is using GDDR5 to provide higher video memory bandwidth.
ATI Radeon 4870 will have a price drop to $149 from $199, while ATI Radeon 4850 will drop to $129, $20 cheaper than Radeon 4870. Here is the chart and specs of each Graphic cards:
So if you current computer is lack of a high performance graphic card, be sure to save your money and get it when the price drop officially announced.