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I thought I'd talk about the Xpertvision 8500GT Super+ 1GB. I have it on my spare rig and it cost me £40 incl P+P on the internet. It runs games like UT3, GOW, COD4 and even Crysis (all medium detail, 1024x768) at a steady frame rate of about 45-50fps on my O/Cs. I have it at Core 662, shader 1324 and memory 525 stable with stock cooling, and I know people that have got to nearly double that under water. So, if you are looking for a cheap card that will run all the latest games, I can't recommend this enough!
    
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40 pounds? Isn't that like $100. Can't you get an 8800GS or an 8800GTS 320 for that much?
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40 euro is 20, i think if thats even euro lol
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40 punds is 79us atm
    
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£40, thats how much my 2900GT cost which is a far better card for the monies.
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GPU prices are more expensive in the UK.
    
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£40, thats how much my 2900GT cost which is a far better card for the monies.

ey japan, how do you run games with ur E2160 CPU?

i've ordered mine 2 days ago..
waiting for it to deliver
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post #8 of 22
1. The 8800GT gets my best value card vote.
2. Your main sig rig... Nice but damn that CPU must be letting those cards down.
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Originally Posted by DaisukeJP View Post
ey japan, how do you run games with ur E2160 CPU?

i've ordered mine 2 days ago..
waiting for it to deliver
At stock speeds, its pretty bad but after overclocking it to 3GHz its really fast especially considering the price. 3DM06 score at stock with 2900GT was about 6k, at 3GHz its almost 8.5K
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3650 50 quid is the best budget card
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