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so many new cards out.. havnt been keeping up.. lol

suggestions on best card around 200~ ??

ati/nvidia dont really matter to me.

will be using i5-760

mostly for gaming... 22" 1080 screen.
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post #2 of 22
Gtx 460 or 470 Id say.
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post #3 of 22
If you can stretch a bit I would say the GTX 560. Its going to run faster than the 470 and run much cooler.
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post #4 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by JedixJarf View Post
Gtx 460 or 470 Id say.
GTX 460 superclocked is nice if you can stretch a bit, it is even nicer in SLI which is one of the best budget SLI set ups you can get .
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post #5 of 22
GTX 460/560 or maybe the GTX470 if you can find one with a decent discount.
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post #8 of 22
Either gtx460 or gtx470 on this.
post #9 of 22
Pick up a used 5870 here on the forums, they've been hovering around the 200$ point lately. This card is a beast and it run cool and is very power efficient.
post #10 of 22
Yep if you can find a 5870/6870 on sale its the best bet.
Edited by load81 - 2/11/11 at 10:45am
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