Need advice on choosing a new GPU Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Crossfire Graphics Product Last response: March 7, 2011 3:11 PM in Graphics & Displays Share mercuryman24 March 7, 2011 3:46:31 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: April 2nd week BUDGET: $175 max USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Crysis type games @ medium settings. CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY: XFX 8500GT, Antec Truepower 650W [crossfire, 80+ modular] OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS: Processor - AMD Phenom II X4 955 @ 3.2ghz, MOBO - ASUS 890gx [crossfire support] PARTS PREFERENCES: ATI Cards Crossfire: Crossfiring after wards MONITOR RESOLUTION: max reso: 1440x900, preferred: 1280x1024/ 1280x768 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Need to have stock cooling, Eg: MSI R5770 HAWK 1gb More about : advice choosing gpu Derbixrace a b U Graphics card March 7, 2011 3:50:22 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... in the future if you require more GPU power just add another one in crossfire m 0 l nebun March 7, 2011 4:56:58 AM take a look at this http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... m 0 l Related resources Need advice on choosing new GPU - Forum Need help choosing new GPU - Forum I need a good advice for choosing a GPU and PSU - Forum Need help choosing new gpu - Forum Need some advice on choosing a GPU - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Derbixrace a b U Graphics card March 7, 2011 5:28:09 AM nebun said:take a look at this http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... that is a nice deal. get that one instead. m 0 l mercuryman24 March 7, 2011 7:32:47 AM How about: MSI R5770 HAWK 1GB? My monitor is not that great. 6850 would be a waste I guess. Anyways, thanks for this option. m 0 l Derbixrace a b U Graphics card March 7, 2011 1:40:12 PM the 5770 hawk is almost the same price as that 6850. the 6850 would be a perfect card for that resolution, you would max out most of the games. i dont see a reason why not to go with the 6850, it wont be a waste m 0 l mercuryman24 March 7, 2011 3:11:24 PM Derbixrace said:the 5770 hawk is almost the same price as that 6850. the 6850 would be a perfect card for that resolution, you would max out most of the games. i dont see a reason why not to go with the 6850, it wont be a waste cool.... thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed some help choosing a new gpu. What's the best option? Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new GPU, $300. Forum SolvedNeed Advice for choosing the best gpu for my old pc Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new gpu for gaming Forum SolvedChoosing components for my new pc, i need advice as i don't know much about it. Forum Solvedneed some help choosing new gpu Forum Solvedneed help with choosing a new GPU Forum SolvedNeed some help with choosing a new GPU Forum SolvedNew build, need some advice on GPU (Nvidia) Forum Advice about choosing a new GPU Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade a 670 GTX, need some advice concerning older components and how they might work with a new GPU. Forum SolvedNeed a new GPU and I am looking for some advice $300-$500 range Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a new GPU Forum Need help choosing new GPU for casual gaming Forum Solvedneed advice on a new gpu for a friend 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 !