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need a new gpu right now, i want the best one for gaming i can get for around $200.

I found the asus directcu 5850 for $209
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814121375

is this the best choice? or do i have better options??thx
    
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post #3 of 15
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Originally Posted by AK-47 View Post
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post #4 of 15
I would say 5850 or 470 with rebate, because you will be hard-pressed to find one for less than 230 otherwise.
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the gtx 470 is above my budget. i want a new card, not used btw.
    
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post #6 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by tweaker123 View Post
the gtx 470 is above my budget. i want a new card, not used btw.
Then go with that 5850, or 6870 for $199 AR
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GTX 460 is not bad if 470 is over budget
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post #8 of 15
too bad you werent in the markety a few weeks ago, newegg had a sale on 5850's, 170 ea free shipping. I got one of the last ones befoer they stopped the deal
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Very pleased with my 5850.
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post #10 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by tweaker123 View Post
the gtx 470 is above my budget. i want a new card, not used btw.
Honestly..... buy a used 470.
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