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So i have a choice between my first card, a GT 240 GDDR5 or an HD5570 GDDR3. Which is better for gaming?
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For gaming, none. These cards are too weak to handle games. But if I had to choose, I'd get the GT 240.
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Your first card? I'm confused.
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For gaming, none. These cards are too weak to handle games. But if I had to choose, I'd get the GT 240.
Yes you have to choose, thats teh point of the question. And they botha re good for gaming, they are being used now to game on.

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Your first card? I'm confused.
I sold it to someone, but i could get it back if i traded an HD5570.

So which is better for gaming? I know the 5570 has DX11 and uses half the power, but the GT 240 is nicer looking
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post #5 of 13
just because the 5570 has dx11 capabilities doesn't mean it can be used on anything well.

I would go with GT 240.
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Most of the benchmarks I've looked at show the GT240 to be the better card.
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post #7 of 13
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Most of the benchmarks I've looked at show the GT240 to be the better card.
Good, i was hoping youd say that. That means i get my old card back. :woohoo:
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post #8 of 13
The 240 will just about handle mild gaming, it's about the power of a 9600, it's about the most powerful card around right now that doesn't need an extra power connector.
If you're buying one, I'd go for the GT440 or GTS450.
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The 240 will just about handle mild gaming, it's about the power of a 9600, it's about the most powerful card around right now that doesn't need an extra power connector.
If you're buying one, I'd go for the GT440 or GTS450.
No, i have a GTX 470 and GTX 275 SC already. This is just fo a spare, and it will be free.
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post #10 of 13
Gt 240 ~ 9600gso ~ 5670
5670>5570
therefore, gt 240 >5570
    
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