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  # 888795 3-Sep-2013 10:23
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im looking at needing a new gpu.. 9800 gt getting a bit old!

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  # 889225 3-Sep-2013 20:29
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fundanglr: im looking at needing a new gpu.. 9800 gt getting a bit old!


You're gonna notice quite a big jump in performance once you upgrade.

What are your PC specs btw?

 
 
 
 




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  # 889244 3-Sep-2013 20:48
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heres a cut and paste from speccy

Operating System    Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1CPU    Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 @ 2.13GHz    52 °C    Conroe 65nm TechnologyRAM    4.00GB Dual-Channel DDR2 @ 400MHz (5-5-5-18)Motherboard    ASUSTeK Computer INC. P5K (LGA775)    42 °CGraphics    HP LE1901w (1440x900@60Hz)    512MB GeForce 9800 GT (nVidia)    52 °CHard Drives    298GB Seagate ST3320620AS ATA Device (SATA)    44 °C    298GB Western Digital WDC WD3200AAKS-61L9A0 ATA Device (SATA)    44 °COptical Drives    HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GH20NS15 ATA Device    DTSOFT Virtual CdRom DeviceAudio    High Definition Audio Device


know of any decent gpus going cheap?

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  # 889249 3-Sep-2013 20:54
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Im on a E5300 with 9800GTX - run BF3 at 1680x1050 low gfx but still looks amazing and runs reasonably well - but thats single player, havent had chance to try multi player.




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  # 889278 3-Sep-2013 21:31
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same i run low and its stunning ,totally love it, bf2 is pretty awesome too, i find the 9800gt a good card, apart from its original casing gets clogged up easy with dust thus the reason i almost hit 100 degrees on it, casing removed and added another fan to it lol.. runs good now!

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