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Topic # 110292 6-Oct-2012 21:02 Send private message

How much better is a Asus GT 630 over my current XFX Alpha Dog 8800 GT? or what is the best card that is PCI E 2.0 x16 for under $130 ish?

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  Reply # 697579 7-Oct-2012 20:27 Send private message

I don't see a GT 630 listed on the comparison sites but the 8800GT beats a GT 640.

Good site here for comparing the basics of cards: http://www.hwcompare.com/12966/geforce-8800-gt-1gb-vs-geforce-gt-640-ddr3/




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  Reply # 697893 8-Oct-2012 14:38 Send private message

johny99: How much better is a Asus GT 630 over my current XFX Alpha Dog 8800 GT? or what is the best card that is PCI E 2.0 x16 for under $130 ish?


Given than an 8800GT was in it's day a fairly high end gaming card, your not likely to find something that trounces it in the "HTPC/Budget"price range of under $130.



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