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I'm In a need of a new GPU, 2900GT?

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Okay, so my current Gpu can play most games on low, some on med/high... but since my gf's Gpu died(GeForce 8400GS), im giving her this one(yes, she actually games, CSS and MapleStory) And buying a new one myself.
The budget is tight though.. i have around 65 Euro ($100) including shipping.
So, what i've found was, a Radeon HD2900GT for 55 Euro ($85), wich is Uber CHEAP! (9600 GSO = 100Euro, 3850 = 90Euro) for 55 euro, you usually get something like a 8400GS-8500GT here.
Would this be a good buy? I've heard this card performs around X1950Pro level, so it ain't that bad.. (and i dont play crysis, heh )
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for that price yeah of course...

EDIT: From what I've heard its a bit better than an 8600GTS, but for 55 euro, its the best performance your gonna get for that price
Edited by SerenityKill3r - 5/25/08 at 10:28am
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it should be much better than a x1950pro,for 55 euros its a very good deal.
    
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That's a fabulous deal

Go for it.
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That's a fabulous deal

Go for it.
I got 2 now + a new mobo ^^

170Euros in total ^^ aint that bad.
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