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Im just starting to get into Pc gaming. I have been mainly playing the Total War Series looking , looking into playing games like Crysis 3 , Bf3, call of duty black ops, and Skyrim etc. I have been playing them on the console . What do you guys think about this graphics car as an entry level into Pc gaming. It would be going into my sig rig.

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Very good choice, I think you would be very happy with it! It's one of the best price/performance cards out there at the moment.

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would this card be hard to find waterblocks for
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would this card be hard to find waterblocks for
Not at all, any universal mount will fit as well as any 79x0 series water block.
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I think that card is a great choice, although I think it's a crime to refer to it as 'Entry Level'. smile.gif
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I think that card is a great choice, although I think it's a crime to refer to it as 'Entry Level'. smile.gif

Agreed. It's pretty much top tier short of 7990, titans and dual/tri/quad setups.
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post #7 of 11
Yea very solid choice there, I'd probably deem something like a 7770/7790 entry level; that my friend is serious gamer's card (enjoy!) thumb.gif
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Lol, I meant my experience with Pc gaming this is all new for me. I have been playing the Total War Games on my GT 430.
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I pulled the trigger and got this card. It should be here tommorrow morning . Love that Amazon Prime shipping rolleyes.gif
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post #10 of 11
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Very good choice, I think you would be very happy with it! It's one of the best price/performance cards out there at the moment.

This.

Only $289, too... what are you waiting for?!

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I pulled the trigger and got this card. It should be here tommorrow morning

Haha! Oh, you already got it! Great choice. Have fun! thumb.gif
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