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Good 1650x1050 Graphics card???

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May 18, 2012 5:15:34 PM

Hey internet peeps...

I just built this system:

Amd FX 4100 @ 3.6 GHZ, Quad Core
8GB Patriot 1333Mhz Ram (2x4GB)
Gigabyte M68MT-S2 Mobo
Western Digital Caviar Blue 250GB HDD
Corsair Builder series CX500W
Fractal Design Core 1000

Now I have searched everywhere for a gaming Graphics card that I can use to play on either high or max settings on a resolution of 1650x1050. The games I want to play are: BF3, CS: Global Offensive, Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, and the new Medal of honor:Warfighter coming out this year.

Now I am on a budget of around £150 I have looked at a few cards but the Radeon 6870 seems to stand out, would like to hear your suggestions & opinions on what to buy? All help is well appreciated. :) 

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May 19, 2012 2:23:24 PM

A radeon 6870 is par with a gtx 560 (non ti). The gtx 560 should perform a tad better (2-5 fps better). You wont be running on BF3 on max settings but you should be able to play them on high. I have a 560 Ti on high settings with some things on Ultra and Vsync on and i play from 40-60fps, it never goes below 30 at 1920x1080. At your resolution you should be able to play BF3 on high.
You could also spend 20 pounds more and get a 560 Ti which will perform better.