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Hey, I am getting pretty sick of my GeForce 6200, so what could I get for about $200 USD? What would be the best for my money, as in longevity, performance, and speed. Thanks in advance!
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EVGA 256-P2-N761-AR GeForce 8600GTS
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130084
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Agp or Pci Express?
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Your options are limited for that mobo (no pci-e, only AGP). Any of the GeForce 7xxx series.
7600GT
7900GS
Either will overclock nicely.
Above posters, please do your research. That board is AGP only. It is not difficult to do a quick check, and it will provide the asker with better results.
On that note, If you have around $300 you could upgrade to a pci-e board, and get 2 7600GT's in SLi, or for a bit less an 8800GTS
SLi MoBo(not MicroATX)
Non-SLi MoBo, but MicroATX
It is hard to recommend boards without knowing your RAM speed though.
I hope this helps out.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by TheFlyingWallaby View Post
Your options are limited for that mobo (no pci-e, only AGP). Any of the GeForce 7xxx series. 7600GT
7900GS
EDIT: Above posters, do your research. That board is AGP only. It is not difficult to do a quick search.
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Originally Posted by TheFlyingWallaby View Post
On that note, If you have around $300 you could upgrade to a pci-e board, and get 2 7600GT's in SLi, or for a bit less an 8800GTS
SLi MoBo(not MicroATX)
Non-SLi MoBo, but MicroATX
Do you mean I could get the PCI-E board, and 2 7600GT's SLi for 300? Because if I can I will surely look into that.
post #7 of 16
Here is how it could work:
2x 7600GT's@$90 a piece
ASUS P5NSLi@$97
Totals to $277

If you need a case that will fit an ATX form-factor, add on $20-30. I had this for a while, and it stood up just fine.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by an51r View Post
LOL, sick burn.
Oi captin obvious It was at the spare of the moment I realized he was on agp but you posted before me so I figured the heck with it.
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post #9 of 16
why on earth would he get 2 x 7600? might as well get 1 good card now and 1 later on. the 2 cards would cause more heat in the case and dual 7600 seems like a big waste to me. i dont even want to SLI my 7800gt even though its dirt cheap now.
    
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post #10 of 16
7900GS > 2x 7600GT

And two 7600GT's would be most likely more expensive. Not to mention heat, power, etc.
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