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Originally Posted by Azarathal;14626363 
I've found a couple of 560 TI's on ebay for the £170 mark, which brands should I look out for when buying one?

It depends, there are many good brands for graphics card.

The mainstream (well-known) brands are : Asus, eVGA, Gigabyte, MSi. But there are a lot of other good brands...

Just post the ebay links, we'll point you to the best deal. smile.gif
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post #12 of 16
Wait for the 7xxx series, save up an extra 50-100 and buy a top dog again should last you a while again before you'll need to upgrade.

Or, try and buy someone's 5870 from this site. Not mine though, I need mine. haha.

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post #13 of 16
Yeah wait for AMD 7xxx series, But if you want to upgrade now then if you can find a GTX560 in your budget (maybe around OCN?) then go for it. Otherwise the Radeon 6870 should be just in your budget range.
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Wow thanks for all the help guys, I'll save some more, what do you mean by OCN? Also, I know I've asked this a few times but it's been overlooked.

How much would I be able to get for my HD4890? Roughly.
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post #15 of 16
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Originally Posted by Azarathal;14628113 
Wow thanks for all the help guys, I'll save some more, what do you mean by OCN? Also, I know I've asked this a few times but it's been overlooked.

How much would I be able to get for my HD4890? Roughly.

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Where do you think you are brother!?

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post #16 of 16
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I was tired at the time tongue.gif And when you said around ocn I thought it was a retailer.

Seen some decent cards in the Marketplace tbh, XFX 5870 for £125 sound good?
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