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Gaming on Phenom II X4 B95 with GTX750TI or R7 260X 2GB?Help

Hi guys! I have a Phenom II X4 B95 , I know its an older CPU etc etc, but my father wants to buy me a new GPU , so I am very, like very limited on budget. Im not sure which one to pick.. The MSI GTX 750 TI 2Gb or Gigabyte R7 260X 2 gb version :x . I want to game @1080p @60hz monitor.
My psu is quite good I guess, Corsair CX600 600W 80+ bronze
I have a pci express 2.0 and 8 GB DDR3 of ram .
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  1. what is your current GPU? Also what is your budget?
  2. logang said:
    what is your current GPU? Also what is your budget?

    Ugh, its an SAPPHIRE HD 6670 512MB
    Budget is around 160-170 dollars .
    Im not so obsessed to play on ultra and shit :D
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    Definitely get the 750Ti,its one of the greatest graphics cards NVIDIA has ever made.
  4. Could you con him a bit into buying you a gtx 660? you can currently get one for about $20 more than the 750 ti. You can currently buy it for that price here http://www.ncixus.com/products/?usaffiliateid=1000031504&sku=76367&vpn=GTX660-DC2O-2GD5&manufacture=ASUS&promoid=1263
    The gtx 660 will use a bit more power but the performance increase from it will be worth it. Synthetic benchmarks can be found here http://gpuboss.com/gpus/GeForce-GTX-750-Ti-vs-GeForce-GTX-660 your processor is decent but you could probably upgrade those later when you have the money you could even do something like
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($109.99 @ Amazon)
    Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($69.98 @ OutletPC)
    Total: $179.97
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-26 07:49 EDT-0400)

    You could lower it down even more to something like $150 later on if you want a micro atx motherboard from asus with not much room for expansion but I think the full ATX board would be a perfect fit for your system later on after you buy the video card because you can always move your current stuff onto that new motherboard and processor.
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