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Best GPU (new and/or used) for $150-160?

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Hey everyone, my friend plans on getting a graphics card in the near future, I just wanted to know what graphics card out there offers the best bang for buck for $150-160.

He's considering new as well as used graphics cards, so any recommendations would be appreciated. Anticipating future price drops of current gen cards would be nice too smile.gif
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I just purchased a used 560TI for $150, 3 year eVGA warranty. I felt like that was the best choice for the price.
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or save up and spend $200 on a used GTX 570. That and the 560 ti are great choices
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If you could find a used ATI 5870 that would be some nice bang/buck. I'm sure you could find them less than $150.
Edited by icehotshot - 4/17/12 at 12:10pm
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