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    Purchasing a new GPU, advice appreciated :)

    Hi there!

    I'm currently looking for a new GPU to play GW2 with but i'm inexperienced and unsure what to purchase. i'd preferably want to run GW2 on high setting but i'd be willing to play on medium if my budged doesn't allow me to.

    My current computer specs are:

    Cpu: Intel core i5 650
    GPU: Nvidia Geforce 340
    RAM: 4gb

    My current budget for a graphics card is £180 maximum.

    If you could give me some recommendations it would be greatly appreciated.

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    Dreadlord Kegler's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kegler View Post
    Not for 180 pounds

    Something like

    Gigabyte HD 7850 OC for ~160 pounds: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Gigabyte-Rad...0564302&sr=8-5

    Gigabyte GTX 660 for ~180 pounds: http://www.amazon.co.uk/GIGABYTE-GV-...0564390&sr=8-2

    Gigabyte HD 7870 OC for 190-200 pounds: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Gigabyte-Rad...0564433&sr=1-1
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    thanks allot for your replies guys, i'll probably look go for the 7850

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    Quote Originally Posted by yuukou View Post
    thanks allot for your replies guys, i'll probably look go for the 7850
    If it is in your budget, I strongly recommend the 660. http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/660?vs=549

    Blizzard games seem to run better on Nvidia cards.

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