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#1 Bosco

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Posted 15 March 2011 - 10:57 AM

Mike takes a look at the MSI http://www.overclock...si_n550gtx_1gb/

Mark takes a look at Asus http://www.overclock...sus_gtx550_dcu/

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Posted 15 March 2011 - 11:03 AM

Those cards look like pretty good bang-for-buck cards if they'd drop the price slightly. You can get GTX460s for cheaper. :/

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Posted 15 March 2011 - 11:52 AM

Those cards look like pretty good bang-for-buck cards if they'd drop the price slightly. You can get GTX460s for cheaper. :/



If they dropped the price by 20-30 percent these would be even better bang-for-buck in SLI

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Posted 15 March 2011 - 12:52 PM

Ouch, Metro 2033 really beats the . outta graphics cards...

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Posted 15 March 2011 - 01:03 PM

so bad..... :sick:

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