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So guys, my cheap budget computer is almost complete. I have already ordered the GTS 250, before a came here, but the sale was just so irresistible to wait $46. Paired with my core 2 quad 2.66ghz can I play games Like tf2 L4D2 Badcompany 2 (on low) BF3 (On low). Please give me your input, I will be playing at 1024x768. Also if you have gts 250 post how you feel about it and your average fps in some games that you play.
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An 8600GT can play L4D and TF2.
Also, your res is way low, you did NOT need a 250 for that.
    
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You should be fine the 250's are strong little cards,just a little outdated.
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on that res you can max all games xD
    
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You should be fine the 250's are strong little cards,just a little outdated.
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on that res you can max all games xD
Quoted for truth. A GTS 250 is still a strong card for low resolutions/details, and a quad core is no slouch either for gaming. I even milked an older 9400 GT for all it was worth, and with everything on med-high @ 1280x1024 on Starcraft II i could get at least 30 FPS's. With that resolution i bet you could turn on almost all eyecandy.
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My max res is 720p but I want to insure that I get good fps
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Quoted for truth. A GTS 250 is still a strong card for low resolutions/details, and a quad core is no slouch either for gaming. I even milked an older 9400 GT for all it was worth, and with everything on med-high @ 1280x1024 on Starcraft II i could get at least 30 FPS's. With that resolution i bet you could turn on almost all eyecandy.

My little 512mb GTS250 was able to push SCII on med/high @ 1650x1050. Only dropped below 30fps on 3v3 big battles with carriers. Great card.
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My little 512mb GTS250 was able to push SCII on med/high @ 1650x1050. Only dropped below 30fps on 3v3 big battles with carriers. Great card.
True. I think the only setting that was not high was physics because of my fail C2D stock speeds (back then). But having a 1 GB 9400 GT was pure win, and high textures on a budget card was simply beautiful. Also, having it OC'd to 30% over stock didn't harmed
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