Best current video card for around 150-170 Tags: Graphics Cards Reviews Gaming Graphics Product Last response: September 14, 2012 11:06 AM in Graphics & Displays Share padenjs September 14, 2012 9:01:50 AM Hello, I'm trying to decided which gaming card is the best for might tight budget. but i don't know a lot about video cards. so any advice would be appreciated. The one i was leaning towards is this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... to my uneducated eyes it seems like it has the best specs for my budget and decent reviews. am i about to make a horrible mistake? More about : current video card 150 170 bigcyco1 a c 185 U Graphics card a b 4 Gaming September 14, 2012 9:16:01 AM This is the best card you ca get for 170 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... if you can up your budget to $200 you could get a 7850 which is much better Kamen_BG a b U Graphics card a b 4 Gaming September 14, 2012 9:23:24 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... This card is as fast as the cards you both linked but it will run more silenly and will also consume a lot less power. Related resources Best video card around $150? - Forum Should I upgrade my video card or build a new system? - Forum Graphics card for an eMachines - Forum Best Video Card for HDTV - Forum Best Video Editing Software for Current Hardware? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigcyco1 a c 185 U Graphics card a b 4 Gaming September 14, 2012 9:25:59 AM It does consume less power doesn't run quieter the 560 is a little faster still 6870 is a good card but i rather have the 560 choice is yours of course OP padenjs September 14, 2012 9:49:21 AM if i raised my budget to 190-210 what would be my best bet then? bigcyco1 a c 185 U Graphics card a b 4 Gaming September 14, 2012 11:06:06 AM SAPPHIRE 100355L Radeon HD 7850 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Best Performance for about $150 Video Card for my current PC?? Forum Choose the best one Forum Best Video card upgrade for current mobo Forum Best video card to run on a 500w psu that is around $100 Forum Looking to upgrade my graphics card . Forum The best GFX card I can buy for around the £300 range Forum Current rig and need for video card upgrade Forum Best Video Card around $250? Forum Best video Card for around 200 bucks Forum HD 7870 Forum Best graphics card for asus p5kpl am/ps motherboard Forum Best GPU for the money? (Around £120) Forum [Solved] SLI or Single Card? Forum Dedicated physx card? Forum Which gaming graphics card for £150? 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 !