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So what would be the best band for your buck GPU for under $150? I'll be gaming @ 1680x1050 res and would like to run as smooth as possible. Most of the games i'll be playing will be source based games, fallout 3, COD4 and 5, maybe some WoW.
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This.

/thread
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post #3 of 33
a 9800GTX+ or 4850 will be good, if you want cheaper 8800GT. But if you want something that will play every game no problem, newegg has the XFX GTX 260 216SP for $168

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150329
Edited by Infinitegrim - 3/14/09 at 4:06pm
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post #4 of 33
nah get a evga gts 250 its a 9800gtx+ with a few minor improvements and its 5 bucks cheaper then that card with no rebate.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130468

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The HIS and PowerColor 4870s are $155 after rebates.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by skatingrocker17 View Post
The HIS and PowerColor 4870s are $155 after rebates.
THAT is /thread.
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4850.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16814131123R
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