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I've got a 430W Antec PSU powering my 775 rig. It's got one 6-pin connector. Monitor is 1280x1024 on this rig, what'd be a good GPU I can get? I'd casually game on it, and I sometimes benchmark.
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A reference radeon 6850 will run on one 6-pin and has pretty good performance.
    
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Originally Posted by Bit_reaper View Post
A reference radeon 6850 will run on one 6-pin and has pretty good performance.

I was looking at that, but would that be overkill for 1280x1024 though?
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8800GTS320mb?I got one for sale.
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Gts450/hd5770/gtx460
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I think a 6770 should be good enough for your screen resolution.

These 2 are $100 after rebate:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150540
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102940
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I found a 4850 for $40 so I think I'm going to be getting that.
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you can get a 8600gt for $20 - $40 on cragislist
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you can get a 8600gt for $20 - $40 on cragislist
Craigslist is where I found the 4850. There were no 8600gt's near me .
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