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Im building a computer this summer , but I Find myself need a graphics card now. I am looking for recommendations and I have no preference to Nvidia or Amd. I just want something thats going to let me play games like Crysis 3, Arma III , Shogun Total War , Tomb Raider on a single !080p screen for right now. I can buy another card around this summer to sli or crossfire for multi screen setup then.
Edited by stl drifter - 3/21/13 at 11:08am
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post #2 of 19
Whats ur budget?? If unlimited get a GTX Titan biggrin.gif

At a manageable price I'd go with a 7870 GHz

OR

GTX 660 if you are going lower.
     
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Thread Starter 
my budget is $300 - $400
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400= Get a Sapphire 7970 GHZ edition biggrin.gif
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A good NVIDIA choice in that price range would be something like EVGA's GTX 670 FTW.
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post #6 of 19
I would say the 7970 sapphire as well. More cuda cores and mem bandwidth than a 680gtx and it sits at 3gb vram.
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post #7 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kiros View Post

I would say the 7970 sapphire as well. More cuda cores and mem bandwidth than a 680gtx and it sits at 3gb vram.

I was of the impression that AMD didn't have CUDA... wink.gif
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post #8 of 19
Config core I guess?

I've been using nvidia since I bought my first pc so their terms stick with me
Edited by Kiros - 3/21/13 at 12:03pm
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post #9 of 19
Lol Tomb Raider /Crysis 3 is pretty much AMD...

HD7950/HD 7870XT comes with it .
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post #10 of 19
7970 unofficial GHz edition for $400:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125413

Plus it's one of the gigabyte ones with 3 fans drool.gif
     
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