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Looking for a new graphics card for video games but not sure what to get.

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September 7, 2013 8:53:31 PM

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within this month (September, 2013)
BUDGET RANGE: USD $100-200 Before / After Rebates

USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, Photoshop, regular internet usage.

CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY: Current GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GT 520
Power Supply: Rosewill 630-Watt Green Series 80 PLUS Certified Power Supply RG630-S12 Black

OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS:
CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600K CPU @ 3.40GHz
Mobo: ASUS P8Z68-V/GEN3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS
Memory: CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9R
Computer Case: APEVIA X-DREAMER3-RD Black / Red Metal ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Newegg.com or Amazon.com

PARTS PREFERENCES: Sort of a newb and just want my games to look decent compared to what they look like now. Everything just seems really pixely.

OVERCLOCKING: I have no idea what this means
CROSSFIRE: Possibly

MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 (32 bit) (60Hz)

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Don't really know much about computers. I just want to be able to enjoy some gaming with some pretty decent graphics. And I'm popping my forums cherry with this since it's my first ever forum so congrats! Lmao

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September 7, 2013 9:02:23 PM

http://pcpartpicker.com/part/gigabyte-video-card-gvr787...

Manufacturer Gigabyte
Part # GV-R787OC-2GD
Interface PCI-Express x16
Chipset Radeon HD 7870
Memory Size 2GB
Memory Type GDDR5
Core Clock 1.1GHz
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September 7, 2013 9:17:53 PM

the OP? lol im not one for acronyms lol sorry
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September 7, 2013 9:18:45 PM

bad_eyes83 said:
the OP? lol im not one for acronyms lol sorry


OP = Original Poster.
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September 7, 2013 9:21:14 PM

I do agree, I didn't even see that one, I have the gigabyte one and i love it... don't tell my fiancee lol :p 
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