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    Best ~£100 Graphics Card

    As per title, what's the best around at the moment? I see you can get an 8600GTS for £125, is that any good?
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    They're nothing special but it's the best dx10 support you will get in the price range.

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    After a bit of reading it seems that the X1950 range is the best bet for the money?
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    The 8600 series is PANTS, avoid it.

    And yeah, an X1950Pro would be your best bet although if you can add a tenner the X1950XT is better still (by quite a lot too).

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    X1950 and a 7900/7950 are the ones to buy in that price range. Forget the 8600 and 8400 cards if you're talking about gaming

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    X1950Pro

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    X1950 +7900/7950 would do you.

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    I've just finished doing my research on what card to buy, and this was the thread that helped me decide (also contains an argument over ATI vs NVIDIA lol) http://forums.hexus.net/showthread.php?t=113588

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