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Card for 1280x1024?

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by Repta, 24 Sep 2009.

  1. Repta

    Mobster

    Joined: 30 Jul 2008

    Posts: 4,624

    Location: Surrey

    looking for a graphics card that can play games like L4D, COD4, Supreme commander on max settings at 1280x1024. Im not really sure what would be the best bet, is a 4870 overkill at this res? The cheaper the better really as ive just started uni but completely fed up having to use a geforce 6500. Happy to buy 2nd hand as well

    Thanks
     
  2. Mr Paul

    Soldato

    Joined: 19 Oct 2002

    Posts: 5,502

    Location: Reading UK

    4850
     
  3. Calneon

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 17 Nov 2008

    Posts: 1,682

    Grab one for £80, money well spent at your res. Will play anything max.
     
  4. Dauthi

    Hitman

    Joined: 14 Mar 2009

    Posts: 787

    4850 / 4770 should keep you going for a long time at the res
     
  5. SfnX

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 9 Apr 2009

    Posts: 1,134

    Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne

    4870x2! :D
    4850 should do fine, or 4870