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I will be using Photoshop, Autodesk Inventor, probably playing some games like Portal 2, Bad Company 3, Call of Duty, etc.
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First state how much you would like to spend, also if you have a brand preference.
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Budget?
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Well, if you wanna play BF3 (which I presume is what you mean) then I wouldn't go for anything under a 6850.
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Originally Posted by mastical View Post
Budget?
150 Max
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Hmmm let me search around.
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Video editing, and CAD is done best with CUDA.

State your budget, if you have one, and your PSU inside your system. Your missing those specs.

Also I see you only have one 16" monitor, are you thinking of getting a second or third down the road?

I noticed you have a pretty old mother board and i5 CPU, I wouldn't go anything higher than a GTX 560 ti, IF you have enough juice to run it.
     
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Go with a GTX 460 or 5850 if your budget is $150. Lol, you could even get a 4870X2 and have a beastly card
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Go with a GTX 460 or 5850 if your budget is $150. Lol, you could even get a 4870X2 and have a beastly card
Yeah I seem stuck on the Galaxy 460 gtx with 768mb. It's right up there with the best of them and it's a steal at 94.99.
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