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Etrusion
Joined: Nov 26, 2008


Posted: May 24, 2010 06:34 AM    Msg. 1 of 8       


Roflcopter
Joined: Jan 30, 2009


Posted: May 24, 2010 09:35 AM    Msg. 2 of 8       
I wouldn't get a 9800 if I were you; they're old. You might want to get a 5770, it has DirectX 11, Eyefinity, and all that crap :D

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814150447&cm_re=5770_xfx-_-14-150-447-_-Product

I just got one 2 weeks back, and it's awesome for it's price :)


Spectrum1012
Joined: Nov 5, 2006


Posted: May 24, 2010 01:08 PM    Msg. 3 of 8       
Holy crap... I got a 4650 a few months ago and it was the same price as that 5770. Damn, I hate price changes. Mine's a great card though, runs everything quite well. Halo's a breeze for any modern card though...


eliteslasher
Joined: Jun 30, 2008

Crysis 3!!!!!!! All I have to say. :D


Posted: May 24, 2010 01:40 PM    Msg. 4 of 8       
Personally. I have had great experience with EVGA so I would go with one of those. However, I know that Gigabyte is a decent brand as well but I only have experience with their motherboards.


boogerlad
Joined: Jun 18, 2009


Posted: May 24, 2010 04:07 PM    Msg. 5 of 8       
get the gigabyte one. To the second poster, more $ ≠ better. If you believe that, then.....


Newbkilla
Joined: Mar 9, 2008

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Posted: May 24, 2010 06:00 PM    Msg. 6 of 8       
Search newegg, tigerdirect first before amazon. Also don't be decieved by the 512 meg/ 1 gig thing, there might even be a 256 meg card better than the gig. Look at the clock speed


pwner5889
Joined: Jun 13, 2008


Posted: May 24, 2010 06:09 PM    Msg. 7 of 8       
If you have the money. Get a 5870, it's a kick butt card.


DarkLord0912
Joined: Jan 17, 2009

Works on bigger and better things


Posted: May 25, 2010 09:39 PM    Msg. 8 of 8       
Quote: --- Original message by: boogerlad
get the gigabyte one. To the second poster, more $ ? better. If you believe that, then.....


Yeah I agree,the one Im getting is about $380,made by N.It's better than the 5770... and 5870

But once you go past a certain price range 350's to 400's...you start to lose your dollar for dollar value because your just paying a more $$$ simply because the card is newer. Avoid That!!!
Edited by DarkLord0912 on May 25, 2010 at 10:18 PM

 

 
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