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Old 21-03-2012, 12:46 PM   #3976
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Hi! I've got a question:

I'm running AMD Athlon X2 processor with 1gb ram and Palit GeForce 9600GT gfx card.

I was looking to play D3 on ultra settings (I also play WoW and would like to play it on ultra too)

Anyone can recommend me a gfx card? I was thinking of Palit GTX560 Ti and upgrading my ram.

Also, do I need to upgrade my processor? How much ram should I get? Last built my comp 3-4 years ago and looking to upgrade it now. Don't really use it for much else other than gaming/internet.

Thanks!
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Old 21-03-2012, 04:33 PM   #3977
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Hi! I've got a question:

I'm running AMD Athlon X2 processor with 1gb ram and Palit GeForce 9600GT gfx card.

I was looking to play D3 on ultra settings (I also play WoW and would like to play it on ultra too)

Anyone can recommend me a gfx card? I was thinking of Palit GTX560 Ti and upgrading my ram.

Also, do I need to upgrade my processor? How much ram should I get? Last built my comp 3-4 years ago and looking to upgrade it now. Don't really use it for much else other than gaming/internet.

Thanks!
Probably going to have to upgrade the processor,definetely going to bottleneck a 560TI.
Might want a 7770.i think that would work,not really sure.
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Dell U2312HM
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Old 22-03-2012, 03:42 PM   #3978
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Running 3x 1920x1200 monitors.

Graphic cards VRAM 2GB is enough? Or need to get 3GB ones?
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Gigabyte Z170X-UD5, Gigabyte H170N-WIFI
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Gigabyte Xtreme Gaming GTX970, Intel HD Graphics 530, Aten Wireless HDMI
Memory
Corsair Vengeance LPX 2666 4x 16GB, Crucial Ballistix 2400 2x 8gb
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Samsung S32D850T, Dell U2715H x2 & Ergotron Monitor Stand x3
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Sam 850 EVO 1tb x5, SanDisk Ultra II 960gb x2, HGST NAS 6TB x16
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Asus USB Bluray Writer
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Old 23-03-2012, 03:35 PM   #3979
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So far the most memory graphics card i have seen is a GT440 4GB at bizgram
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Old 26-03-2012, 11:21 AM   #3980
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im looking to get a ASUS GTX560 TI. can any sexperts here help me check whether will it be a problem to my existing rig? im worried about the PSU and CPU and the mini casing lol.
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E6750 C2D
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Asus P5K-SE
Graphics Card
Palit GTX 560 1Gb OC
Memory
4x 1Gb DDR2-800 HyperX
Display
Philips 224EL
Storage
Intel 530 Series 240Gb SSD
Optical Storage
Samsung 18X DVDRW
Casing
CM 332
PSU
Enermax Noisetaker II 485W
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Creative X-Fi Xtreme Gamer Fatal1ty Pro Series / Gigaworks T3
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Old 26-03-2012, 12:14 PM   #3981
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Hi! I've got a question:

I'm running AMD Athlon X2 processor with 1gb ram and Palit GeForce 9600GT gfx card.

I was looking to play D3 on ultra settings (I also play WoW and would like to play it on ultra too)

Anyone can recommend me a gfx card? I was thinking of Palit GTX560 Ti and upgrading my ram.

Also, do I need to upgrade my processor? How much ram should I get? Last built my comp 3-4 years ago and looking to upgrade it now. Don't really use it for much else other than gaming/internet.

Thanks!
Upgrade the rams to 4GB. If budget low,go overclock. Upgrade processor if using gtx560ti? Take note of your psu too,can support gpu?
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Mainboard
Gigabyte GA-MA78G-DS3H
Graphics Card
MSI GTX 560 Twin Frozr II OC 1GB
Memory
6GB DDR2 667mHz @ 765mHz Stock V
Display
Acer S221HQL 21.5"
Storage
Vertex 4 128GB SSD & Seagate Barricuda 750GB + 80GB
Optical Storage
Replaced with Arctic Cool F12 Fan
Casing
Xigmatek Asgard Pro Window with Blue Led
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Old 28-03-2012, 01:27 AM   #3982
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Hi, i am recommended to buy this graphics card MSI Twin Frozr II N560GTX-Ti 1GB GDDR5.
Is this a good graphics card to play games like battlefield 3 or fifa '12?
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Old 28-03-2012, 01:42 AM   #3983
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Yes gtx 560 ti is good for bf3. For FIFA,a much simpler and lower end card will do
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Acer S221HQL 21.5"
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Old 31-03-2012, 03:42 PM   #3984
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Hi. Was looking for a budget pc. Acer got one mini
Pc at $599. But it mention that there is no graphic card ? How does this affect the image or display ? Sorry for the noob question.
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Old 01-04-2012, 01:17 AM   #3985
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any rumors on the mid range gtx600s?
wait until neck growing longer as each day passes.
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Old 01-04-2012, 05:41 PM   #3986
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Hi. Was looking for a budget pc. Acer got one mini
Pc at $599. But it mention that there is no graphic card ? How does this affect the image or display ? Sorry for the noob question.
Means no dedicated graphic card,image mayb smaller resolution(not 100% confirm) but can 100% confirm the video quality so-so and gaming performance is No-Go that kind haha.

Dun get branded pc,not value or $,lousy hardwares,sky high price,meagre 1year warrantry(compares to diy 3yrs) Can create a thread in hardware clinic and state your budget and usage,let them recommend you a build,you can find a guy who can built you for you and sent over to your hse. He also provide consultation and troubleshooting for a low fee. Find Fotran.

If not,then just get a branded pc,performance so-so,price is erm.. Then 1year warranty,after that spoilt get another one lousy hardware and sky-high price branded pc agn

any rumors on the mid range gtx600s?
wait until neck growing longer as each day passes.
Mainstream mid range gtx600 coming in late april earliest to mid may. Best chance is mid may
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Mainboard
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Graphics Card
MSI GTX 560 Twin Frozr II OC 1GB
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:35 PM   #3987
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Post #1 isn't being updated to include the newer cards eg HD78x0 and GTX680.
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Old 13-04-2012, 01:44 PM   #3988
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Hi, i have a question. I am a noob **** in graphics card.

Currently i am interested in buying a new graphics card. Could you list me the graphics card that are good and worth the money?
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Hi, i have a question. I am a noob **** in graphics card.

Currently i am interested in buying a new graphics card. Could you list me the graphics card that are good and worth the money?

oh...our msgs was removed by admin. Since you have a budget of $200 then i would suggest you to go for the Axxx brand GTX460 1GB DDR5 with dual huge Arctic fans and 4 copper heat pipe. However, a power supply with 2 PCI-Ex are required. If you are not thinking to have your power supply ungraded. Then u may go for GT440 2GB and get a free upsize to 4GB.

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The unofficial rule is that only "certain" brands can be promoted or recommended.
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Graphics Card
EVGA GTX 970 4GB SC+ GAMING ACX 2.0
Memory
3 x Kingston 2GB-DDR3 PC-1066
Display
Dell UltraSharp U2412M
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CT512MX100SSD1 / WD5001AALS-00E3A0 / ST1000DM005 HD103SJ
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