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Old 01-16-2014, 08:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello There,

Have not posted in a while however I need some advice on a graphics card I am looking at an Asus GTX 650 Ti DC II OC 1GB GPU for general gaming basically Maybe some Rugby league live for PC and GTA (whatever the latest is...V?) anyway has anybody had any experience with this particular graphics unit? also Graphics card V GPUs they are slightly different animals most of the GPUs look rather big, do they actually fit into regular expansion slots? it is not a custom case just a standard upright tower but I am slightly concerned about the Ethernet card directly underneath.

Radeon V Navidia I've always used Navidia and had no issues however can anyone say otherwise or direct me to something different?

My budget is $100-$350AU

here is the supplier link I am buying from

Video Cards Digital Matrix Computers


System specs are as follows (sorry they are in shorthand)

I3 4130 CPU
@3.40ghz
8 Gig Ram
Win 7 Home Premium
1TB HDD


I have looked at the Navidia sites and various threads etc but am still lost so any help would be appreciated.

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Old 01-16-2014, 08:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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When you say ethernet directly underneath, what exactly do you mean? Are you using a separate ethernet card? If so, where is it placed in your machine?

If you have an extra slot free underneath your main PCI-E slot, then this card would be your better choice. Significantly better than a 650ti.

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Also, what wattage/model is your PSU?
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Power supply is 500W, now I look more closely I think I could be alright on space

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Well as long as that PSU isn't a total pile of crap you should be alright.
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Oh mate,

BTW will the Graphics Unit you recommended play the new Need for Speed Rivals Game?

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Oh mate,

BTW will the Graphics Unit you recommended play the new Need for Speed Rivals Game?

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Yes it will. It's not very demanding.
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