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Best video card for <$150
« on: November 09, 2013, 12:46:04 PM »
I am putting together a system for my Nephew.  I need a few odds and ends to complete it.

Whats the best band for the buck video card I can get for $150.

His system will be most of my old/current one, for reference sake this is what he will be running:
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Re: Best video card for <$150
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2013, 12:56:10 PM »

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Re: Best video card for <$150
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2013, 04:29:20 PM »
If you don't mind spending a little more

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130854

$179
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Re: Best video card for <$150
« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2013, 10:09:47 AM »
$140 after rebate for the Radeon 7870 2GB and comes with 2 free games.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814131484

nice chart of cheaper card performances:
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-graphics-card-review,3107-8.html
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Re: Best video card for <$150
« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2013, 06:45:24 PM »
Please just walk away. I don't want to have to stand here and say something so awesome that I'll have to remember it the rest of the day. Thank you!

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Re: Best video card for <$150
« Reply #6 on: November 11, 2013, 08:01:54 PM »
PowerVR
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Re: Best video card for <$150
« Reply #7 on: November 12, 2013, 12:01:45 AM »

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Re: Best video card for <$150
« Reply #8 on: November 12, 2013, 06:06:28 PM »
Im looking for a 660 right now.  Thanks all
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