Need help choosing CPU and GPU Tags: Graphics Cards Core Intel Graphics Last response: July 26, 2009 1:30 AM in Graphics & Displays Share epexy July 26, 2009 1:15:08 AM I have access to the following components and prices: Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 $152 Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200 $202 Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 $225 Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 $245 SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 4850 512MB $159 SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 4850 1 GB $179 XFX GeForce GTS 250 512MB $175 XFX GeForce GTS 250 512MB $199 I'm planning on use this mostly for gaming, and I'm not thinking on going over 1600x1200 since my monitor doesnt support more than that. What do you guys suggest? More about : choosing cpu gpu Duesouth July 26, 2009 1:30:18 AM intel core 2 quad q9550s go with a ati, sapphire, msi, does not matter still the same backbone to it, radeon hd 4870 1 gig gdr5 minimum got this setup and it is perfect for me. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed help choosing a GPU Forumneed help choosing cpu/gpu blocks ForumNEED HELP CHOOSING GPU !!! ALSO, COMPATIBILITY CHECK ForumAdvice for choosing CPU + GPU combo ForumHelp choosing a new CPU to go with new GPU ForumNeed help choosing CPU , Motherboard, and GPU for CAD Workstation ForumNeed help choosing GPU & PSU & case for my new build ForumNeed help on choosing a GPU + PSU! ForumChoosing the right CPU and Z77 Motherboard (Gaming)! NEED HELP ForumHelp choosing GPU for new build ForumNeed help in choosing new GPU for my system ForumNeed help choosing the right CPU ForumNeed help choosing a GPU , Under 325 ForumNeed help in choosing a decent gpu ForumNeed help choosing GPU ForumNeed help choosing some peripherals and a GPU ForumNeed help choosing CPU ForumUrgently need help choosing cooler, psu & gpu ForumMy game is telling me I need to install Physx, but I have an AMD card? ForumHelp please my vga port on a newly instaled pc dont work? 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 !