Closed Need help deciding on a new gpu Tags: Graphics Cards DDR2 Gtx Graphics Last response: May 1, 2011 11:36 PM in Graphics & Displays Share yuvrajgill10 February 5, 2011 8:16:35 PM I have a $150 budget ... The few I've been looking at are MSI GTX 460 TwinFrozr Super OverClocked Video Card, EVGA GTX 460 SE, EVGA GTS 450 SC... Oh and also I play at a res of 1280x1024 Upgrading from a XFX 9600 GSO 768MB DDR2, My System Specs: Core 2 Duo E4600 2.40 Ghz XFX Geforce 9600 GSO - 768 MB DDR2 4GB PC-5300 DDR2 Ram 650W Ultra PSU More about : deciding gpu | Report abuse Register or log in to remove rolli59 Graphics card Master February 5, 2011 8:41:34 PM At that resolution anything more than the GTS450 is an overkill but the MSI GTX460 would be good if you plan on upgrading monitor during the lifetime of the card. | Report abuse yuvrajgill10 February 5, 2011 8:54:48 PM Well I want a card that'll last 2-3 years...But I don't think I'll be changing my monitor... | Report abuse rolli59 Graphics card Master February 5, 2011 9:01:12 PM The MSI GTX 460 since it is the most powerful is going to last the longest before upgrade. Here are some benchmarks at your resolution http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/MSI/GeForce_GTS_450_... | Report abuse Related ressources Need help deciding a new GPU . - Forum Need help deciding on a new GPU for my current build. - Forum Need help deciding on new gpu - Forum Need Help Deciding what GPU To get :) - Forum Need help deciding on a GPU - Forum Ask the community Publish yuvrajgill10 February 5, 2011 9:09:48 PM Only difference with the benchmark is the MSI GTX 460 is 768 MB....So the best investment would be the MSI ? This is the one I'm looking at: http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item... | Report abuse Best solution rolli59 Graphics card Master February 5, 2011 9:14:29 PM The GTX460 768MB is faster than the GTX460 SE. Looks good at that price. | Report abuse yuvrajgill10 February 5, 2011 9:22:01 PM Okay so MSI GTX 460 final decision, thank you very much rolli59 | Report abuse thor220 February 6, 2011 3:14:28 PM anyone going to consider a radeon 6000 series? Their more energy efficient and therefore have more overclocking room. | Report abuse yuvrajgill10 May 1, 2011 7:58:43 PM Best answer selected by yuvrajgill10. | Report abuse Mousemonkey Graphics card Master May 1, 2011 11:36:57 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays>Need help deciding on a new gpu> Related ressources: ForumNeed help deciding which gpu to get with my current configuration ForumNeed Help Deciding on GPU ForumNeed help deciding between a Radeon HD 7870 or 7950 ForumNeed help deciding on GPU /Manufacturer ForumDeciding which GPU ... ForumA Friend's Build - Need help deciding ForumTrouble deciding on CPU? I Need Help now ! ForumFX-6100/8120 v 2500k/2600k - Need help deciding for certain APPS ForumAsus 660ti DCU2 SLI, 680 DCU2 TOP or 7970 Matrix Forum*Actual* Need help deciding on a graphics card ForumNeed help deciding on graphics cards please Forum[Solved] 8600gt or HD 4650? Need help deciding. No Fanboys Please Forum[Solved] Need help in deciding 5850 or 5870 ForumNeed help deciding on upgrade or crossfire Forum[Solved] Quick Question: Need help deciding ANOTHER GTX470 (SLi) or +6GB RAM??? 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 !