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Hey guys I was just wondering what you would reccomend as a good video card for around 250$ or under that would be better alright Thanks!

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814131423

X800XL same as I have (it is made by PowerColor, mine is ATI though) costs $220 but is on sale now for $194!! Very fast card, should run any game at maximum setting including F.E.A.R., NFSMW and even BF2! Not too great of an overclocker though
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Here are two more, both are faster than the X800XL:

Leadtek 6800GS, slightly better than X800XL - $205
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814122235

SAPPHIRE X850XT, much better than the 6800GS - $249
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102483
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Cool, thanks guys I also am going to be ordering a Mobo with PCI-E very soon I am running AGP now.. Any advice on a mobo??
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MY EVGA 6800 GS and I do belive its about 205-210 on Newegg..... Works Super,

also my mobo is great.
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http://www.overclock.net/sale/62169-...0gt-pci-e.html
look for a 955x chipset or wait a little bit for a new 975x.
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I've had a lot of problems with ATI in the past, so I would personally recommend an nVidia GeForce 6800GS or GT or GTX or whatever the hell they call them now.
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post #8 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zardokk
I've had a lot of problems with ATI in the past, so I would personally recommend an nVidia GeForce 6800GS or GT or GTX or whatever the hell they call them now.
What were your problems with ATI? Personnally i just swiched from Nvidia to ATI and i love it.
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post #9 of 11
id recomend the x1600 or 6800gt or gs. the x800 and x850 are outdated and dont have sm3 support.
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I think you should spend just a little bit extra and get the 7800gt here: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814139175
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