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ati or nvidia I don't really care.
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Gigabyte's 6850 OC/GTX 460 SOC~
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for single GPU, and around 200. I would strongly think about This. I have one and I love it for a single GPU set up. easy to mess with aswell with the pre set OC from EVGA. you can also bump up the OC if you like with EVGA included software. I really want to SLI these guys!
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An overclocked 460 is a pretty good card.
    
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Indeed, GTX 460
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ati or nvidia i don't really care.
amd 6870.
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HD6870 or GTX 460. As stated above. Will max 1080p. Just gotta choose your side
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Save another 25$ and get MSI 6870 Twin Frozr II
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The 6870 definitely - it performs closer to the 470 but priced between 460 1GB and 470
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hmmmm or should I shoot for a 6950 for $215?

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=7203653&CatId=7005

But I was reading reviews on that card and I heard it gets ridiculously hot.

Or maybe even a 560 Ti for $230?

The cheapest 6870 I found was $200 exactly but I don't know if I should save up $15 dollars more and get the 6950.

Or should I save money and just get the 6850 haha. Sorry for asking so many questions, I'm building my first PC and I wanna do it right.
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