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ok im build a light gaming rig for my cosuin and i need a light gaming gpu so i have a x4 945 at stock and he will be gaming on a tv screen and the res of that screen is 1366x768

and my budget is 150 dollars and i live in australia

and the games he will be playing is minecraft,gta 4,gta3,gta sa smile.gif
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ok im build a light gaming rig for my cosuin and i need a light gaming gpu so i have a x4 945 at stock and he will be gaming on a tv screen and the res of that screen is 1366x768

and my budget is 150 dollars and i live in australia

and the games he will be playing is minecraft,gta 4,gta3,gta sa smile.gif

HD 7790 is the best option at AUD 150

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would the hd 6770 be ok aswell ?
   
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I would recommend a 9800 GTX or GTX 260. They are cheap and they will run most modern day games on medium detail.
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I would recommend a 9800 GTX or GTX 260. They are cheap and they will run most modern day games on medium detail.

just one more question im going to buy the x4 945 but will a dual core be ok for light gaming ?
   
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http://www.mwave.com.au/product/sku-ab49502-galaxy_geforce_gtx_660_2gb_video_card

Pretty good card if he can throw and extra 50 at it.

Comes with a free copy of Last Light as well. $50 value biggrin.gif (I think galaxy is one of the participating vendors)

Gainward has one at this price too.
http://www.mwave.com.au/product/sku-aa77687-gainward_geforce_gtx_660_2gb_video_card
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I don't mean to sound fanboy, but if the Dualcore is INTEL running at roughly 3ghz it should be fine. I never had good experiences with AMD dualcores.
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I don't mean to sound fanboy, but if the Dualcore is INTEL running at roughly 3ghz it should be fine. I never had good experiences with AMD dualcores.

well i have a amd motherboard
   
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Which dual core is it? Is it black series?
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post #10 of 15
The x4 945 is a quadcore processor, it is still a decent cpu. I'd go with the amd 7790 for light gaming, the 9800 gtx or the 260 are too old...

Go with it the x4 945, anything below is not worth it imho.
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