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Here is a link to evga b stock items there are several cards in your budget that would be a large improvment.

http://www.evga.com/products/prodlist.asp?switch=20

I would suggest a gtx 460 its what i currently have and iam very impressed with this card. Here is comparision of the 400 series cards.

http://www.anandtech.com/show/3973/n...geforce-gt-430
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Originally Posted by Halostryker View Post
i dont really have the money right now, plus if i got one of your suggest-est cards, i would need to get a new power supply, and i really dont have the money for that
Minimum 500-600W is recommended for any "higher" end video cards, a 6770 should run fine on a 450W, likewise with a 6790 and a 6870. Though your pushing your buttons.

Depending on Age and Quality of PSU will be a major factor if it can handle extra load.

6770 is only about 15W higher under load then 430GT, and the 6870 is about 45W under load above 430.
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Here's a nice comparison between the one you're selling and the 6770 which I'd recommend also:

http://www.gpureview.com/show_cards....=644&card2=658

Significantly higher memory bandwidth thanks to features such as GDDR5 VRAM, along with higher core and memory speeds. I'd say go for it.
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