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Looking for decent used nvidia gfx card for $120, can stretch it to $140 if it's worth it. What should I be looking for.
    
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Just got a GTX 470 off craiglist for 120- new in box.
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Just got a GTX 470 off craiglist for 120- new in box.
i'd check craigslist.
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i personally dont trust craigslist (but thats me). i like Ebay more
you could find a GTX460 on newegg for 140 with rebate.
or you could find a GTX550Ti for 130, but the 460 is BETTER. but with ur current CPU, you would get bottlenecked, so aim for a 550Ti.
what resolution are you at?
    
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Right here on OCN. Lots of cards available.
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Why not get something brand new that's in your price-range? This card is an amazing deal right now.

465's are OC'ing monsters, it's pretty common to be able to tack +25% extra perf on top of stock via OC'ing, which puts you at stock 470 performance. Granted they kinda suck up the juice, but according to reviews on the Egg about this particular card, the thing runs pretty cool and reasonably quiet.

This way there's none of the risk involved w/CL and FleaBay, you still get a warranty, etc
Edited by brettjv - 7/20/11 at 9:59am
    
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http://www.evga.com/products/prodlist.asp?switch=20

$150 for a 560, $100 for a 550ti, $130 GTX 460 FTW, $110 GTX 460/465
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I would buy of here but I'm from OZ, so add an extra $30 on-top of that for shipping.

Does anyone ever ship international anyway? Plus I can't post wanted threads in that section.

I've already made offers for two 460gtx's, one galaxy and the other gigabyte on a local board.

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but with ur current CPU, you would get bottlenecked, so aim for a 550Ti.
what resolution are you at?
I'm going to upgrade, I know my cpu is trash. I'm at 1900x1200 res.
    
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