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My budget is 185 euro

I agree with the posts above that you should grab an ssd. Best thing you can do for your pc for every day use. If you have your heart set on a video card the best option at that price point is a 7870XT.

Edit: I was looking at pounds not euros. However a standard 7870 would be within your budget and a very significant upgrade.
Edited by estabya - 6/3/13 at 5:24pm
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post #12 of 64
Definitely, consider an ssd. I won't use a normal hard drive ever again. The loading times are light and day difference.

I would second estabya's suggestion of a 7870XT.
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post #13 of 64
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my mobo has only 3gb sata will the ssd go fast with only 3gb sata?if i get a gtx660 will this be a big difference from my hd6850?
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reply please
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Yes, even with only 3gbps sata ports you will definitely notice a HUGE dfference over a hdd.
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post #16 of 64
i think its worth upgrading to a 650 Ti BOOST.

1. it has 2GB of vram.
2. performs between the 570/580.
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does a gtx660 have big difference from my hd6850?
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There are a few used 660tis on Amazon for $215 (EVGA). I'd rather go for that.
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hey guys i took my decision and i sold my hd6850 for 105$.now im looking at the asu gtx660 direct cu ii.will i get a big difference in performance from my hd6850 with this card?
post #20 of 64
Don't do it, you'll be wasting your money. If you want an actual upgrade, take advantage of the lowering prices of the GTX680 and 670, as the 700 series comes out, the 680 drops in pricing.
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