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I recently purchased a AMD 8320 which turned out to be a dud, some of the pins were bent. A few were basically at right angles, and hard to realign. So a long story short, i'm unable to get a refund and will have to buy a CPU and take a price cut on a GPU. Now I'm looking for something that can play games on High at 1080p, and I dont mind overclocking the card either. I looked at the 750ti or maybe a 760, i would be for CS:GO, BF4 and some other titles on steam, any suggestions? I'm in the UK too if that helps and could always possibly SLI later on.
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there's no way you'll be able to play games on high with a gtx750ti.

maybe if you overclock the gtx760 but i'm not sure about that one either. (i'm talking about bf4...of course you'll be able to play CSGO on hig but not bf4)
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You might just have to go used, if you haven't considered that yet.
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How do the 660ti compare with the 760? I would consider a used, just I always see alot of KFA2 branded ones and some unknowns which personally I would rather not touch.
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If the trend is still going, the X60 series are the highest in price/performance. I have to confess, I was extremely impressed with my 660, especially since it was ~$220.
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