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So, I'm convinced that my 5770 may just being going down the tubes... Even when not hot (55 C), I am crashing out of games and such.

I do not have a lot to spend... I want to probably stay under $100 and just need a card that will run WoW for me under Fair or Good settings, at least.

Also, I kind of want to switch back to nVidia.. I'm not really happy with this ATI card...
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Used gtx 460 would probably be ur best bet
 
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If you just want to run wow, you can get a used 8800GT for as little as $40 or so. It'll max out WOW no problem.

Edit- you have an 8800GT in your sig? What was wrong with that one? You sell it?
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post #4 of 6
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Originally Posted by mgrman View Post
If you just want to run wow, you can get a used 8800GT for as little as $40 or so. It'll max out WOW no problem.

Edit- you have an 8800GT in your sig? What was wrong with that one? You sell it?
Oh, I haven't updated it yet :-x

I had an 8800GT and upgraded to the 5770. Sold the 8800 :-P
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post #5 of 6
GTS 450 should be fine for you.
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post #6 of 6
HD 6850 that´s it or 460 GTX 1GB
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