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I am nearly done with my new build and all iv got left to pick out is my graphics card. I only have about $170 to spend on a card so what does everyone think?

Keep in mind im in australia.
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Have you considered a 6870? they are around $200 Aussie dollars.
If not a 6850? They a little less.
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Originally Posted by pwnography6 View Post
I am nearly done with my new build and all iv got left to pick out is my graphics card. I only have about $170 to spend on a card so what does everyone think?

Keep in mind im in australia.

you can get 2 gtx275s to run in SLI for about what you have.

this is what i ahve and they are pretty awesome. Haven't had trouble with any games so far.
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Here is a 6870 for around your price on Amazon.

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I'd go with a GTX 460 Hawk at that price. Still a very fast card...

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really wanna try stick to radeon cards was looking at these 2-
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...ducts_id=17198

http://www.skycomp.com.au/product.aspx?id=252383

A lot of ppl have told me that the RMA on the XFX cards are horrible which makes me wonder how many actually fail to have a bad RMA rep. I personally prefer the look of the XFX to but I just don't know.
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