Graphics card confirmation under $100 (7750, 7790 or r7 260x)

  ramandeep 12:09 18 Mar 2014
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Hi All

I am new to this site to i will get to the point directly

My system specs

AMD athlon x2 regor 3.2 ghz (dual core) gskill ripjawsx 1600 1x4 gb ram a viewsonic monitor 19 inch with 1366 x 768 native resolution gigabyte 78LMT-S2PT motherboard I have a 250w power supply (intex provided with cabinet) (PSU decided new 450 w cooler master)

I need to play games uptil 2012 in med to high settings

My choices are under $100

HD7750

HD7790

R7 260x

I need to confirm which one will be bottle necked by my CPU

Also if any other $100 card is there please notify

My games would be

GTA IV

Mafia 2

May payne 3

Bioshock (old)

  Ian in Northampton 19:49 18 Mar 2014

See here. It'a just one point of view (I'd encourage you to seek out other reviews) but it looks as if the R7 is a decent card (and, btw, it replaces the HD7790). I note, in the pane on the right, they recommend the 7750 as the best budget card. At a guess, the three cards are broadly comparable, so, depending on your budget, I'd go for the newest.

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