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  • 28% (7)
    9800GTX+ / GTS 250
  • 72% (18)
    GTX 260
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post #11 of 17
GTS 450. You can get an open box unit from newegg or this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-062-_-Product
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post #12 of 17

Good video I guess haha. Don't get a too low tier card as it bottleneck your card.
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post #13 of 17
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Originally Posted by kpopsaranghae View Post
GTX 460 SE. Probably close to the same price as a GTX260 anyways. Also, 6970 for 1680x1050 res??? Well.... it is OCN
Yeah...kind of overkill for now (not really for a few games ) but I'll be buying 2 more 1680x1050 monitors between now and September of this year for an Eyefinity setup. As for the GTX 460, that might be the gpu to buy. I can get a GTX460 768mb for $130 after rebate
post #14 of 17
Get a GTS450 which is perfect for what you need. You could get one for easily under $90 nowadays.
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post #15 of 17
The card is now delisted at the Egg and reads sold out on my compare list that I have saved.

It's not showing up on any search and when you do a MSi search it's gone... not a good sign.

I did not get my order in... hope this is a temp issue.
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post #16 of 17
560ti ? haha that is very funny .

If u want physx , an 8800 will do u fine .. or gts240 , anything more will be a waste of your money for no benifit at all =)

ever thought of getting a gtx580 instead of the 6970 + physx card ?

Having a card purely for physx is a waste of money imo , if every game used physx then id probably have one .. but its dead technology , it wont rise from the dead .
    
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post #17 of 17
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Originally Posted by Xristo View Post
ever thought of getting a gtx580 instead of the 6970 + physx card ?

Having a card purely for physx is a waste of money imo , if every game used physx then id probably have one .. but its dead technology , it wont rise from the dead .
Well if I had wanted a 580, I would not have bought a 6970 besides, I have my reasons

As for physx, I still like it for the games that I have but I am starting to think that PhysX is fading away.
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