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post #11 of 19
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Originally Posted by goldcrow View Post
Gtx460 1gb (non SE edition with full shaders) or better yet, a 6850.

The SE is a fine card, I had one

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that's a little too much for the wallet right now.


Then go for the 6850 if you can afford it.
post #12 of 19
gtx 560 is just around the corner. Jan 25
either get that or wait on the price drop on gtx 460
duo core on a 6850 is a waste anyways.
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gtx 560 is just around the corner. Jan 25
either get that or wait on the price drop on gtx 460
duo core on a 6850 is a waste anyways.
It looks like the 560 will be $279? I would just have to wait for the price drip then
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post #14 of 19
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It looks like the 560 will be $279? I would just have to wait for the price drip then

Could be waiting for a long time.



Also, check ebay, or OCN marketplace.



5770, 5850, GTX 470, and lots of other cards for cheap now.
post #15 of 19
I love my 6850, and it trades blows with a 460 1GB. If you're trying to decide between a 768MB 460 or a 6850, its easy. 6850 for sure. Scaling on the 6800 cards is phenomenal if you decide to add a second.
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post #16 of 19
5770 +1
Gigabyte 5770 UD version~
post #17 of 19
A GTX 460 768MB is in your price range.
post #18 of 19
Go for the HD6850, it's better than the GTX460 768mb
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I would say go with a GTX 460 768 (or even better, the 1gb) because it and the 6850 are so close but the 460 is great for folding.
    
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