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Which graphics card is better for under $100?

by bitts_3000 / January 3, 2013 1:54 PM PST

Hello PC gamers out there! I'm buying a new Graphics card and I'm having some trouble figuring out which one is better for under $100... So that being said my current card is a Nvidia Geforce 210 1gig ddr3...sad I know. I want something that will be able to play games like Bioshock infinite, Far cry 3 and Crysis 3 on HIGH or at least medium settings. Now I don't know if I should go to Compusa(Tigerdirect) or buy it online doesn't matter to me anyway here are the 3 cards that I am currently looking at...LINKS Below:

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=4926335&CatId=3669

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2254763&CatId=3669

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2898926&CatId=3669

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I think you can do better for that budget.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 3, 2013 1:57 PM PST
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ty
by bitts_3000 / January 3, 2013 2:24 PM PST

so even if my board is pcie 2.0 a ddr5 is still the best way to go?

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Yes.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 4, 2013 1:16 AM PST
In reply to: ty

By the way, if PCIE 3.x cards didn't work in 2.x slots the sales would be so low they could not bring them to market. Just so you know.

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Gtx 650 rebate
by bob b / January 3, 2013 9:48 PM PST

The 650 you linked to in your other post is a nice card.

Read that rebate stuff close......it's not obvious to me how to get a 25 buck rebate.

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