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Well i have a Innoviosion 7300Gt which i din't think was too bad. But i got test drive unlimited today, and although it runs its not good!

Can someone reccomend me a good graphics card for the £60-£100 region. This is all my budget will stretch to and i don't want to buy the wrong card again.

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Maybe you can go for a 7900GS or a X1950 Pro (not Sapphire);)
I think they are 100/110.
 

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For a tiny bit more you could have my 5 month old 7900GTO, it runs far in excess of stock 7900GTX speeds and is much faster than a 7900GS or 1950Pro.

You cant really get them now they were a limited edition, few around and a GTX would cost £250 plus, this is serious performance! Ohhh and its a silent heatpipe also.....good sell!

I have a warranty replacement for my old 1800XT on its way....a 1950XT superclocked to XTX speeds. :D
 
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Oh yeah and if you go for a Nvidia card, don't go for XFX. They have a crappy rma policy.:)
 

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Is a GT better than a GS? Or am i barking up the wrong tree?
 
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Yeah A GT is better than a GS.. With Nvidia.

A GT with ATI is usually a budget model..
 
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Yes, get the 7900GT. Unless you like ATI's crisp/sharp image (not as pretty, but definitely higher definition), in which case you should get an X1900/X1950 card.

My old X850XT- 6000 3Dmark05 stock clocks
My new 7900GS- 7200 3Dmark05 stock clocks
A normal 7900GT- 8000 3Dmark05 stock clocks
An average X1950Pro (which I should have gotten :()- 9800 3Dmark05 stock clocks.
 

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Yes, get the 7900GT. Unless you like ATI's crisp/sharp image (not as pretty, but definitely higher definition), in which case you should get an X1900/X1950 card.

My old X850XT- 6000 3Dmark05 stock clocks
My new 7900GS- 7200 3Dmark05 stock clocks
A normal 7900GT- 8000 3Dmark05 stock clocks
An average X1950Pro (which I should have gotten :()- 9800 3Dmark05 stock clocks.
I got 9100 on my old 7900GT stock (but with an AND 4000+ at 3.2Gig), after a voltmod I got her to 10900 :D then she fried :cry:
 
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The X1900GT is basically on par with the X1950Pro.
 

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The X1900GT is basically on par with the X1950Pro.
Not quite, although almost accurate, the x1950pro was introduced to succeed the x1900gt.