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Well ATM I'm running a GT 240 and I've got an upgrade oppurtunity. I've already settled on upgrading my CPU to a PhII X4 955 Black so I need a card to match this upgrade. ATI or Nvidia isn't a problem for me, I'm not fussed. I'm a casual gamer, so I don't run at mind boggling resolutions, I'm fine with 1280x768.

My budget is £60-£70 ($100-$120), but I could be persuaded to go higher.
post #2 of 17
ATI 5770's are available on eBay for about £60-£70
It would provide a good upgrade and should allow you to run most games at max settings at that resolution.
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post #3 of 17
You might be able to grab a 460 for around that price. If not, the 5770 is a good option.

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You can get either a Radeon HD 5750 or the Radeon HD 5770.
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post #5 of 17
You can get a GTX 465 with a 90 day warranty for $99 or a GTX 460 with a 90 day warranty for $109.

http://www.evga.com/products/prodlist.asp?switch=20
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I woudl go GTX 460. Good bang for the buck.
    
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A GTS 450 or higher should be easily able to max out stuff like Crysis at that res and CPU. I am having bottleneck issues with my Athlon, but I can still max out Dirt 3 and similar at 1440x900 on my sig rig. (GTX 550 Ti)
    
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I would try and grab a 768mb 460 for that price
    
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post #9 of 17
5770/460 would be perfect at that resolution. Check the for sale section on this site, always some great deals on here. A 6850 was sold for £65 last week would have been an amazing card for you.
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Managed to bag an XFX HD 5770 1GB for a good price of £63. Thanks for all the reccomendations.
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