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Good GPU for gaming at 1024x768 resolution

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May 19, 2012 4:58:39 PM

Hello, i want to be able to play all new games on 1024x768 resolution at high/medium settings.I m thinking of something like Sapphire HD 6670 1gb ddr5,is that a good choice? The other option i considered is the APU, the A8 3850, I read in reviews that when it is overclocked and paired with 1866MHz ram, it can be quite capable for low res gaming.

If i go with the discrete GPU, my CPU will probably be something like Celeron G530 (as i m on an extremely tight budget).
I will OC as much as posible.
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May 19, 2012 5:03:34 PM

Are you building a new computer? If so, the G530 and the 6670 DDR5 would be a very solid choice. I have a G530 paired up with my GTS250, and I must say for $50, it is one of the best processors I have ever bought. Though the G530 does not overclock well, its still very quick for the price.
May 19, 2012 5:10:52 PM

Maybe i should get HD 6570 ddr3 and better CPU like athlon II x3 455 and OC the hell out of them.I heard that on low resolutions games become CPU bound.
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May 20, 2012 5:17:56 AM

Skyrim, Witcher 2,Kingdoms of Amalur:Reckoning and plently of older RTS games (warcraft 3, starcraft,age of mythology,aoe2,Civ5,...) and some old school RPG games.
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May 20, 2012 7:12:30 AM

go for hd 6670 its better then hd 6570 and also will do better in games.:) 
May 20, 2012 4:53:51 PM

anything from Nvidia 8000 series and up.
and the AMD equivalents.
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