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Windows 7: Half decent GPU for 60 Euro?

12 Jun 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1
 
 
Half decent GPU for 60 Euro?

Hey all! Heres the story...I'm modding my old machine into a gamng rig, but I'm on a tight budget. So does anyone know of a half decent PCI (not PCI-E, the normal kind) or AGP graphic card for about 60 or 70 euro? Thanks in advanced!

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12 Jun 2010   #2

7 Ultimate x64
 
 

What games do you plan on playing?
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12 Jun 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Well some old some newish (not Crysis or anything!) and i dont mind having to lower details for a playable framerate either.
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12 Jun 2010   #4
Dom

Windows Seven Ultimate
 
 

I know this site is in pounds, but through paypal they can change the currency (I think)
40 equals about €48.
ZT-62APH2N-HSL. Zotac GeForce 6200 512MB TV-Out/DVI PCI - Retail 533Mhz 512MB Memory, 5 Year Warranty : novatech.co.uk
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12 Jun 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

woah, sounds like a nice one thanks lildomii! I'll check it out. In the mean time if theres anyone else who knows where i can get a decent pci or agp gpu for approx 60 euro or less, then let me know!
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12 Jun 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Anything else peeps?
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12 Jun 2010   #7
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

As long as your power supply is at least 400W and of decent quality (all you have in your specs is Cooler Master, which do make a decent PSU) one of these,

Sapphire HD 4650 512MB DDR2 Dual DVI TV Out AGP Graphics Card - Ebuyer
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12 Jun 2010   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Thanks dude! Yeah i just checked the psu and it says "rated: 250w, peak: 300w" so i guess i'll need a psu upgrade to then :/ how much would a 400w one cost on average then?
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12 Jun 2010   #9
Dom

Windows Seven Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Crimson The Bat View Post
Thanks dude! Yeah i just checked the psu and it says "rated: 250w, peak: 300w" so i guess i'll need a psu upgrade to then :/ how much would a 400w one cost on average then?
If you look on this page some are extremely cheap, but for 400 watt power supplies i would recommend spending at least 30 pounds/35 euros on it. Just take a look through that list in that link, and tell us which one you want, and we'll say if it will suit your needs or not.
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12 Jun 2010   #10
Dom

Windows Seven Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pebbly View Post
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