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Okay, so i have a bit of money that i can spend (about $150) and want a new Graphics card...my x850xt is kinda getting old and i want something that can play with more eye candy on.

I've been looking at Nvidia actually. Haven't been looking at too many ATI's (not because I don't like ATI....just haven't had much time to look at both brands)

But, anyway, I want a single card that can run most DX9 games with High to Max settings at a decent resolution...I'd like 1600 x 1200, but I'd probably have to go with a GTX card and i don't have that kind of money....

I am open to either Nvidia or ATI...just needs to be $150 or under...before shipping we will say. Crossfire or SLI compatible would be good if i decide to get another of the same cards later

And, yes, I want a brand new card, lol.
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x1950pro
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ati 1950xt is the better one, i bought one on ebay, got it for $125USD
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Look for a 7950GT, I got my BFG 7959GT OC from CyberDruid for $150 shipped. It absoultly kicks ass.

Or take my 7600 off my hands...
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X1950XT

Save up the extra 50 bucks, it'll be worth it.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by foslock View Post
X1950XT

Save up the extra 50 bucks, it'll be worth it.
That would sound awesome. There's one little problem. The name has an A, a T, and an I.
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That would sound awesome. There's one little problem. The name has an A, a T, and an I.
the man has a point
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LoL @ fanboys, get the best card for your money.
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LoL @ fanboys, get the best card for your money.
Which would be a 8600 for DX10 or a 7950 for DX9, given his budget.
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post #10 of 37
show me a 7950 brand new for $150 then
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