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Old 08-04-2010, 07:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What is the best video card under $200 using this motherboard and cpu
Asus P7P55 Deluxe Motherboard
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Old 08-04-2010, 08:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Newegg.com - ZOTAC Synergy Edition ZT-40401-10P GeForce GTX 460 (Fermi) 768MB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

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Newegg.com - MSI R5830 Twin Frozr II Radeon HD 5830 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card w/ Eyefinity
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Thanks Sean I think I'll go with MSI
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id agree, thats the one i would go with too.
it has an awesome cooler on it that will do a great job keeping it cool!
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Thank you very much
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Make sure you have at least a 450W power supply.
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GTX 460 is the best video card for $200, I would suggest that over HD5830

I would aslo suggest EVGA over Zotac model
Newegg.com - EVGA 768-P3-1360-TR GeForce GTX 460 (Fermi) 768MB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
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GTX 460 is the best video card for $200, I would suggest that over HD5830

I would aslo suggest EVGA over Zotac model
Newegg.com - EVGA 768-P3-1360-TR GeForce GTX 460 (Fermi) 768MB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
+1 to that.
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Man you can get msi 460s in canada now for $190cdn!
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The EVGA GTX 460 is the way to go.
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