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I would need some good card at the price of 150 maximum, anything in that range can beat 5770 ATI?
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post #2 of 10
GTX 460 - you can either go for the 768mb, SE or 1GB - all will beat out the 5770, if you look hard enough you should be able to find the 1GB version for under $150.

Also newegg has PNY recertified GTX 465's usually for ~ $100, which typically unlock to 470's.
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The Galaxy GTX 465 which Minitron recommended is a good choice. If you can squeeze $10 get the GTX 460 or the Radeon 6870
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Gtx 465 only if it can unlock. Otherwise a Gtx 460 1GB would be a great card.
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I think i would go for the 6870 since it quite new and my 5770 perform quite well despite the heat. However, why is that this

has a 2.0 PCI x16 but many other 6870 has 2.1 PCI x16? And if i get a 2.1 PCI interface, is it going to work with my p8p67 pro asus mobo?
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post #8 of 10
Work just fine

BTW good choise
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http://www.overclock.net/video/10744...vid-160-a.html

$160 GTX 470 - has been around for a bit so you may be able to talk him down to $150. Should also carry a serial warranty from Gigabyte, with probably two years left.

I just got a GTX 470 a few weeks ago off here without a cooling solution (which was good since I already had a vacant block) for $115. Shop around, and don't be afraid of buying used. The 470 is a better card than the 6870.
    
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post #10 of 10
there's a new card out.....6790...some guy had 2 in cf..and they were kicking butt..but umm..you MAY be able to find a 5850(which is near eol) for that price..which outperforms the 6870 and 460
 
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