Solved Are the Older cards still good? Tags: Graphics Last response: February 4, 2014 12:15 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Edgerunner February 4, 2014 12:10:44 PM I am PC illiterate. What are the differences between the older cards that are the same specs as some of the newer cards? I'm asking because I can get a GTS 500 series for alot let than I can get the GTX 660s and up for. The specs look the same to me except for some small bit rates and Open GL differences Is this still a viable card? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : older cards good Reply to Edgerunner COLGeek February 4, 2014 12:15:36 PM Yes, that is still a very good GPU and it will play most games quite well. Of course, that one is out of stock at Newegg. Reply to COLGeek m 0 l Best solution noise February 4, 2014 12:15:59 PM The 580 and 660 are comparable in performance as shown here: http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/gaming-graphics-card-revi... Reply to noise Share Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Are older Geforce 8+ cards still good? Forum Is an older MacBook Pro still a good computer? Forum Are older SSD's still a good choice for the right price? Forum ??old pci vid card ?? still helpful in older system??? Forum SolvedShould I Get This New Laptop Instead of My Older One? Or Is My Older One Still Better? Forum SolvedConfusion - Good CPU and Graphics card but still low fps? Forum Solvedwhat would be a cheaper graphics card to use but will still look good Forum SolvedHD 7850 2GB still a good gaming card? Forum SolvedWould this graphics card still be good to use now? Forum SolvedIs my video card still good enough Forum SolvedI have a good graphics card, yet my games are still laggy Forum SolvedOlder motherboard compatibility with Graphics Cards Forum SolvedIs a hd 5870 still a good gaming card Forum Can someone recommend a good card for this older mobo? Forum Games will still run at low fps even though i have a good cpu and good graphics card? Forum Good video card for some older games at 1920x1080 (21.5") Forum SolvedIs the GeForce3 still a good series of vide card? Forum SolvedHow long do older GTX cards stay on market Forum SolvedOlder mobo with Radeon 7770 cards in crossfire mode Forum SolvedGraphics card for older gaming computer (500 watt power supply) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !