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Hey guys,

My birthday is coming up at the first of july, and I've been wanting to upgrade from my 5770 for a while, so under the assumption that my parents would pay for half the card, which card would be a good buy for me?

My budget in all is $350
    
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Hey guys,

My birthday is coming up at the first of july, and I've been wanting to upgrade from my 5770 for a while, so under the assumption that my parents would pay for half the card, which card would be a good buy for me?

My budget in all is $350
i guess 6970 for $330.
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It's a little too early to recommend you a card considering the price a card is today is going to change a lot by then.
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does your motherboard support NVIDIA??
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post #6 of 14
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Doesn't every motherboard?
(Aside from SLI ability, however I want a single card solution)

Thanks for the recommendations guys, so 6970 at around $300 in July?
    
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post #7 of 14
Go For GIGABYTE 6950 2GB, you can refresh the bios to 6970 by yourself, saving more money is both good for you and your parent.
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$275 for MSI 6950
 
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post #9 of 14
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Originally Posted by onoz View Post
$275 for MSI 6950
This.
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post #10 of 14
Is it just for gaming?

I say get this one or a GTX 480
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