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Old 07-11-2010, 03:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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so im a gamer and im looking for a new graphics card
if anyone knows of an nvidia graphics card that is going around $160
with pci express

i have looked at there web site
but im not sure which one to get
i mean im looking at a card on the 9 series
the GeForce 9800 GTX+ but im not sure if i can get a better gaming graphics card
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Old 07-11-2010, 03:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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For $160, look at the GTS250, or GTX260 (I dunno about american prices, so you might be able to).
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nah, $160 would be too much for a gts 250, and it wouldn't be enough for a new gtx 260 either mayb like a used one.

for that much though, unless you really must have an nvidia, a 5770 would probably be a better buy.
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