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My 550Ti is getting old and dieing.

I'm looking to get a card to hold me off until the 780's come out next year.

My parents said they will get me something for Black Friday or Cyber Monday and they want me to find a card and they will let me know if they can get me it. They haven't mentioned a price but I estimate nothing over $150 ($150 today, not black friday prices).

I'm looking for any suggestions for a card that is DX11, performs better than my 550Ti, AMD or Nvidia, and is under $150 and available on Newegg.
Edited by EpicAMDGamer - 11/16/12 at 7:49pm
     
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i would look at the 650ti. it would be an all around upgrade from your card.
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EVGA 650Ti $140
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Thanks for the suggestions.

Do the 650Ti's overclock well?
     
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I can suggest this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130838

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look at the gtx650/ti line up on newegg for the green team
or the hd7770 line up for the red team
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Thanks for the suggestions.
Do the 650Ti's overclock well?
im not sure, but i know that the Gigabyte 650ti is 1.03Ghz at stock, and is only $145
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I'm also open to suggestions from the last series of cards.
     
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It looks like the 650Ti beats the 7770 pretty well, is this true, and does it stay true when both are overclocked?
     
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It looks like the 650Ti beats the 7770 pretty well, is this true, and does it stay true when both are overclocked?

its hard to say tho with this new AMD 12.11b8 drivers the 7-series cards are come along way in performance and in many cases are leading the way. this is one area that AMD are really focusing on smile.gif
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its hard to say tho with this new AMD 12.11b8 drivers the 7-series cards are come along way in performance and in many cases are leading the way. this is one area that AMD are really focusing on smile.gif

So your saying 7770 > 650TI?

I honestly don't know because I can't find any benches with the 7770 using 12.11b.
     
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