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Which GTS 250?

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April 28, 2010 11:39:00 PM

Which GTS 250 should I get? Upgrading from GeForce 8400, AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+, 2GB DDR2 667.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Core clock (at expense of shader clock), cheapest after rebate

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
EVGA reliability, most reviews*

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Cooler, warranty, memory clock, cheapest before rebate, best reviews*

Probably going to get the MSi one. Also will be getting a new PSU.

*I am aware that reviews are a horrible way to gauge a product :D 

Also, I plan on gaming at 1080p. I have a friend who has a 9600GT that benched at ~40fps 1280x1024 in the same game I'm playing. However, he has a better CPU, so I might have some bottlenecking.

BTW: You might have seen my computer build thread. Unfortunately, I don't have the budget to do that now. However, if the opportunity opens up in the future, I might go for a better CPU and add another one of these to SLi.

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a c 1324 U Graphics card
April 28, 2010 11:45:18 PM

The MSI is a good choice.
a c 130 U Graphics card
April 28, 2010 11:51:06 PM

That one for $90 is a steal, but so is that MSI edition.
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