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Seriously I bias toward Nvidia... but i using a HD 5770 now

I want an upgrade, i seldom max all setting but and dont play crysis 2 or Bad company 3 on ultra or whatsoever... To be honest, most of time i do chat and gaming on stuffs like deadspace, or starcraft and the like... My budget is around 250.. can you guys give me an idea of what to get?
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Get an HD6950 2gb.
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Originally Posted by railfan844 View Post
Get an HD6950 2gb.
eh,.... reason?
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Well Crysis 2 and probably BF3 will be biased towards Nvidia cards so I would grab a 560ti.
 
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Originally Posted by nagle3092 View Post
Well Crysis 2 and probably BF3 will be biased towards Nvidia cards so I would grab a 560ti.
We have a winner! Gtx 560 Ti and above, you should be golden.

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post #6 of 16
560ti. Can be found for under 200 after rebate and perform within 5% of a 6950 which almost always can not be found for that cheap.
    
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post #7 of 16
IDK your resolution, but if you play starcraft 2, dead space and you dont need to max settings on Crysis or Bad Company. There are many choices to do:

-560ti (more apropiated)
-6950 2gb (great budget card)
-550 ti (dont know much about this card but it should be ok)
-6870 (same as 550 ti)
    
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Well Crysis 2 and probably BF3 will be biased towards Nvidia cards so I would grab a 560ti.
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which 560 Ti brand is most approriate, i mean, to you guys liking then?
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post #10 of 16
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Originally Posted by metroid112 View Post
IDK your resolution, but if you play starcraft 2, dead space and you dont need to max settings on Crysis or Bad Company. There are many choices to do:

-560ti (more apropiated)
-6950 2gb (great budget card)
-550 ti (dont know much about this card but it should be ok)
-6870 (same as 550 ti)
-550 ti (dont know much about this card but it should be ok)

Don't get the 550Ti it's a money trap and doesn't have good SLI Scaling, Trust me I own one and had since they first released. get a GTX460 if your on that kind of budget.

And the Brands I know are good> Asus,MSI,EVGA,Gigabyte
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