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Need a new graphic card

hi gurus I am having a ASUS P7P55D deluxe mobo
PC1600 4GB KIT DDR3
SEASONIC M1211 520W PSU

I need a new graphic card for gaming and movies, I am looking at a budget at around 200-400. Currently I am targeting:

Sapphire Radeon HD7850 OC 2GB DDR5 PCIE 3.0 VGA Card S$338.00

Is this graphic card the best for my budget and is it support by my cpu specs? If not please advice

I am newbie here tell me if more information is needed
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  1. This one will give u better kick : )

    MSI R7950 Twin Frozr 3GD5/OC Radeon HD 7950 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card

    Free DirtShowdown coupon w/purchase, limited offer
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127667

    $349.99

    $329.99 after $20.00 rebate(s)
  2. Quote:
    This one will give u better kick : )

    MSI R7950 Twin Frozr 3GD5/OC Radeon HD 7950 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card


    my mobo supports pcie 3.0?
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    SJTxJason said:
    Quote:
    This one will give u better kick : )

    MSI R7950 Twin Frozr 3GD5/OC Radeon HD 7950 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card


    my mobo supports pcie 3.0?

    Yes, but 2.0 is compatible with 3.0 : )
  4. my mobo supports pcie 3.0 < The card will still work they are backwards compatible and that is a great card.
  5. Sorry i mean i checked and my mobo only supports pcie2.0 i can't use cards with pcie3.0 right?

    Any pcie 2.0 cards to recommend? :)
  6. Yes, it will still run on your 2.0 like we told you.
  7. Oh haha i see. Sorry i noob. Thx alot guys
    just one more qn i hope u can answer. What do i lose out if i am using this pcie3 card on a pcie2 slot? Do i lose any features or anything?
  8. Best answer selected by SJTxJason.
  9. A little performance but not that much.
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