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what i want is the best overclocking card for under 80 bucks. i want a card that can oc liek crazy and be volt modded to oc even more. ill buy after market cooling for it to do so.

it has to be abel to run these games

C&C3
sins of a solar empire

and basically any other rts out right now as thats all he plays
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8600GTs are after MIR for that price, or in the for sale section.

New w/o MIR it would be 7600GT.

Both will *play* those games, but won't come close to max.
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he could care less about playing at max he plays command and conquer 3 on his 5200 lol

plus i want to do the mods to make it haul ass so wouldnt that help a little? does the 7600gt oc like mad?
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3650?
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he could care less about playing at max he plays command and conquer 3 on his 5200 lol

plus i want to do the mods to make it haul ass so wouldnt that help a little? does the 7600gt oc like mad?
The 8600 GT or the 8600 GTS I believe overclock better.
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he has 40 saved up right now and im gonna sell like 30 wifi cards to increase his budget and if he needs a little help with it im pitching in. i wish he had enough for a 8800gs those are like 119 after mir
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