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Old 12-07-2012, 03:48 PM   #1
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Upgrading

I'm currently thinking of getting an upgrade before the next LAN (which should hopefully give me enough time to save for it as I'm not currently in a position to go spending 87 euro + on a new one).

My current gfx card is decent. It's an ATI Radeon 5770 HD 1GB (http://www.hisdigital.com/un/product2-481.shtml - Although it's about 2/3 years old so it's got the old build). It runs most games decently but I am starting to realise I have to tone the graphics down a tad in certain games to get a decent Frame rate.

Therefore. I am looking for an upgrade. What could people suggest? I'm not looking to go mental here. Probably around a max of 87 euro but that's still probably a tad steep for now.

Any suggestions are appreciated
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Old 12-07-2012, 04:26 PM   #2
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Hey Kaostic,

I had a good look for you chap and i think i found one for you.

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/1gb-e...ink-dvi-i-hdmi

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God damnit Rasher.
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Re: Upgrading

40 can't get you anything faster than what you have tbh.
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40 can't get you anything faster than what you have tbh.
Rasher strikes again. It's 400 not 40.
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Therefore. I am looking for an upgrade. What could people suggest? I'm not looking to go mental here. Probably around a max of 40 but that's still probably a tad steep for now.
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Therefore. I am looking for an upgrade. What could people suggest? I'm not looking to go mental here. Probably around a max of 87 euro but that's still probably a tad steep for now.

Any suggestions are appreciated
I heard rash was selling a 2nd hand one for that price
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GTX 670 if you have 400, what PSU do you have?
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May even be able to get a GTX680 then
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Hm.. I think I will need to wait till I have the cash spare then look for the sales etc. Thanks guys.
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