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post #11 of 22
Thread Starter 
I'm not big gamer"so new PC is not worth it. I live in a country where PC parts are so expensive.
Used gts 250 cost about 90$. Gtx 550 new cost about 180$.

Can i run new games on gts 250 on med/high on 1024x768?

Sorry for my bad English.
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post #12 of 22
Everything but crysis and metro 2033 lol but at that res you'll be fine
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post #13 of 22
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Can I even put gts 250 in my computer? Motherboard has PCI x16.
Gts 250 needs PCI 2.0 x16?
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post #14 of 22
If it's me to choose I would prefer GIGABYTE 4850 more than the other ones. its performance is better than those cards you listed, and the most important is that 4850 is much cheaper than the other cards, I've seen a shop sell it for only $80.
post #15 of 22
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I said before that i don't live in US. I can only choose between these gts and 4850. Gigabyte 4850 is too loud.
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post #16 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by iZZ View Post
You can actually. I OC'ed my acer's 5000+ to 2.9Ghz using a program (forgot the name) that changes the settings on the clock generator. You can't change voltages though.
SetFSB? You can also pin mod your CPU to increase the FSB and its VID
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post #17 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by funcut View Post
Can I even put gts 250 in my computer? Motherboard has PCI x16.
Gts 250 needs PCI 2.0 x16?
I believe PCI-E X16 1.0a and 2.0 are backwards compatible so it should work fine vice versa. Someone would need to confirm this.
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post #18 of 22
To answer your current question, GTS 250, It maxxes out any game I throw at it at that res. Even Crysis 1/2, BFBC2. Only thing I couldnt max is GTA 4, Unoptimized CPU Hungry game it is.
   
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post #19 of 22
Thread Starter 
SetFSB works! I just OC e2200 to 2.4ghz. How much can i oc on stock cooler?

I have strange problem. When i start cpu-z it sometimes sais my cpu is 1.3ghz and sometimes at normal 2.5ghz.
Edited by funcut - 5/4/11 at 7:02am
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post #20 of 22
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I foubd GTS 250 Asus and Palit Green for same price.
What should i buy? Seller says that Palit is almost as new but its a Green version.
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