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Other day my PNY 9600 gso took a dump. So its been awhile since i looked at GPU's, Need some help. I play WoW mostly with some League of Legends and Diablo 3 and Tera in the future. Need a new card to run them on Max sets if possible. Looking for a GPU with a good warranty for around 100-175 usd.

System specs.
Asus P5N-D MB with SLI ready.
Intel core2 Quad Q9950
2.83ghz 3.25 ram
Windows XP
post #2 of 12
im not an expert, but id say that a gtx 560 should be more than enough for those games but before ordering, wait for a pro to answer ... dont rely on me
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post #3 of 12
3.25gb ram? are you running 32bit?

Anyway.. the 6850 would be around that price shipped.
post #4 of 12
A 5770 or a 460 or the 6850 might be able to do the job for that budget.
post #5 of 12
Seems like the AMD Radeon HD 6850 would be your card then!
post #6 of 12
for your budget, a GTX 550ti or a GTX 460 would be your best bets.
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post #7 of 12
Considering your budget:

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16814130597 EVGA GTX 460 1GB SC 149,99$-40,00$=109,99$

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16814161348 HIS Radeon HD 6850 1GB with Dirt 3 159,99$-10,00$=149,99$

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16814161349 HIS Radeon HD 6870 1GB with Dirt 3 184,99$-20,00$=164,99$

Best performance is the HD 6870, best bang for the buck is the GTX 460 and the HD 6850 is in between the others for both.
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post #8 of 12
get a 460 or 560 just make sure its dual fan kind msi or asus there way quieter
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post #9 of 12
The best solution around your budget http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130596 with a little more push here http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-593-_-Product
Edited by CalaQuendiR - 6/12/11 at 11:25am
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post #10 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by CalaQuendiR View Post
Why would you pay $180+ tax for a 460 1gb?
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