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I think my budget would be $200 max?
There are a couple 6870 options on Newegg.
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post #32 of 50
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Originally Posted by Fooliobass View Post
There are a couple 6870 options on Newegg.
Hmm. I didn't realize there were several 6870's on Newegg for $209 and one for $204 before rebate. If OP could raise budget to $210, he could pick up a great card for as little at $180 AMIR (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814150506).
Edited by compudaze - 3/17/11 at 11:30am
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post #33 of 50
Oh, well if your budget is 200..I would say either gtx 460, or 465and for ati 6850 or 6870
Edited by Jov4nTh3Yu9o - 3/17/11 at 12:16pm
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post #34 of 50
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the 6850, no doubt. Much better card than the gtx 460. It scales better in crossfire, overclocks better(from my experience since the 6850's stock clock is lower iirc), and has lower power consumption.

Also, don't worry about drivers, it is all a myth. When running single card, i never notice the difference. There are still some rough edges with crossfire, but hopefully amd starts working on their drivers better, they already show signs of that. And some games just have awful crossfire support, like crappy console ports. Games like the witcher, which was made only for pc, i see awesome scaling and no visible anomalies or crashes.
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the best bang for the buck is amd hd6950 2gb,its costs around $260,u can unlock it to a hd6970
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I think my budget would be $200 max?
You may want to amend your op for those who do not read the whole thread.
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post #36 of 50
A good bang for the buck is a used one for real cheap.
The better bang for the buck is the slightly used one but cheap.
The best back for the buck one is a used like new for cheap.
But like Fergie said, "If you don't have no money take your broke @ss home"
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folding wise its the GTS 450 hands down
Yes the 450 is the best choice.

But about that...is it the GTS 450 or GTX 450? My friend thinks it's GTX. I think it's GTS. At stores it is the same thing too. One says it's GTS, the other says it's GTX.

So which one is it?
GTX or GTS?
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Add a bit more then get a 6950 my friend . Then try to unlock it to 6970 levels.

Or maybe I could give you my videocard for cheap since I've been thinking of selling it anyway ^^
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Best bang for buck card right now is the GeForce GTX 460 768MB, followed by the Radeon HD 6850.
    
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About that...is it GTS 450 or GTX 450? My friend thinks it's GTX. At stores it is the same thing too. One says it's GTS, the other says it's GTX.

So which one is it?
It's GTS. GTX is for 4/5series [60+]<Last 2 numbers.
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