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Ok so I've been helping my friend put together a PC. Gave him a ton of parts and showed him what parts he should get on his budget. Now he is only missing the graphics card. He is a new grad so his budget is low so he has not saved up enough yet. His birthday is coming up and I was thinking about grabbing his a cheap card. He has a 600 watt Power & PC PSU so he can run about Anything so I was thinking a 6770 from ebay.

Budget is $60 ish
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OP a new HD 7770 costs $90 . so try and get a used HD 7770 for $60. thumb.gif

www.amazon.com/HIS-H777F1G2M-Mini-Displayport-Express-Graphics/dp/B0078271CS/

check out these

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Sapphire-HD-7770-GHz-Edition-/251324254821?pt=PCC_Video_TV_Cards&hash=item3a8417ca65

http://www.ebay.com/itm/ASUS-HD-7770-2GB-GDDR-5-Graphics-Card-/261268577688?pt=PCC_Video_TV_Cards&hash=item3cd4d21d98

HD 7770 is much faster than HD 6770. the GCN architecture on HD 7770 is much superior to the older VLIW5 architecture on HD 6770.
Edited by raghu78 - 8/24/13 at 9:22am
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7750 might be a better option.
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Originally Posted by Milestailsprowe View Post

7750 might be a better option.

actually you can get used HD 7770 for less than $60. see my post i have listed 2 such bids.
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Those wont end at $60 most likely around 80ish due to the bidding war happening
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Originally Posted by Milestailsprowe View Post

Those wont end at $60 most likely around 80ish due to the bidding war happening

then try and get a HD 7750. HD 6770 is old tech.
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