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Ive been slowly buying parts for my second build and I have everything I need except a motherboard and GPU. I intend on picking up a single-PCIe/micro board, thus running a single GPU setup. I am really trying to spend around $120 if possible. I have been tossing back and forth between the 550ti and a 5770 hawk on NE. I might even go with a 560 non-ti if it is worth the extra $20 or so. Right now I have a 955BE, 12GB DD3, and a thermaltake tr2 600w. Thoughts, suggestions? Thanks.

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I would go for the non Ti version of the 560, or a 1GB version of the 460 if you can find it cheaper. They are basically the same card. Look around the marketplace for a used deal as well.
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A GTX460, GTX560 or a 5770 would be really nice. You could also get a used 6850.
Edited by adizz - 1/24/12 at 4:28am
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post #4 of 6
a 5770 isn't in the same league as a GTX460 or 560 lol
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GTX 560.
     
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HD 6870 and next a future crossfire
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