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Folding does better on an nvidia card and I'm looking to upgrade the 4830 in my HTPC with something a little better.

Any ideas on a low-mid end best bang for buck nvidia card?

This is what I came up with

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130573
Edited by Black Magix - 5/17/11 at 9:25pm
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450 I believe was the card of choice. OC'd can get about 10k ppd.

Are you gaming on single monitor? I notice you have two monitors in your system.
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I'm not gaming....I'm upgrading the video card in my HTPC.

Hardest thing it'd be doing is Blu-ray while folding.
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nevermind my friend just bought me this.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130604
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Originally Posted by Black Magix View Post
nevermind my friend just bought me this.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130604
Nice job, that was the card I was going to suggest. It will over clock very nicely as well. Great mid-range card, great SLI scaling.

Last 270.61 driver improved both the GTX 560 and 580 500 series cards as well as all Nvidia cards got a 3D performance boost and added more support in games, software and monitors.

The next beta R275 driver has even more improvements yet again to both the GTX 560 and 580 which seem to be Nvidia's most popular cards and get the most love from them.

GTX 560 Overview

Your going to love your card and it will be phenomenal if you ever choose to SLI that puppy.
     
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I was going to suggest a GTX 550 TI lol
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