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well ill be getting a new graphics card at xmas because my current is creating a bottleneck.

So with the price drops on the way which one should I go for ?

ill be running 1440 900 res and not interested in sli
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post #2 of 7
At 1440x900 res, I would just get whichever is cheaper to be honest. You can even get an 8800GT and that should be perfect for you.
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well another thing i forgot to mention is i wouldnt be upgradin again for mabye 1-2 years
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if $200 is your budget, get a HD4850.
    
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post #5 of 7
Upgrading at Christmas? That's a very long time. I'm sure you know technology changes very quickly. I would suggest you start looking at cards in a few months.
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around £175 is my budget and i will have to get a psu aswell.

You think its pointless looking now for a graphics card ?

and do you think all the price drops will stick around for awhile ?
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post #7 of 7
If you aren't buying for a few months, there is no point at all to start looking now. Every couple months the market seems to change lately. Start looking in November or December.
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