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Best video card for around $200

Q: Best video card for around $200

Windows 7 64 bit
Ram 8 gig ddr3
CPU amd phenom quad 3.2 ghz phenom 2
3 tb 7200 rpm HD
Current GPU nvidia 275 GTX
Res 1080x1900
PSU 600 WATT

Whats the best video card I can get for around $200? I saw this card 20% off. I dont care about any game bundles just the best card for $200. I want it for gaming any and all games lol. But I currently play chivalry mideival warfare. I also am going to try out alien isolation and shadows of mordor.

USA

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202047

Can I get a list of video cards based on performance?

Heres another one, which is better?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814133492

Upon looking at bench chart this one looks the best
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127789

P.S. I have a huge case

Or hell maybe spend 289$ or so? The 780 seems pretty good for around that price, double the cuda cores.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814133525&cm_re=gtx_780-_-14-133-525-_-Product

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A: Best video card for around $200

The R9 280 is going to be your best value for a $200 buck video card right now especially that version you have listed there.

It depends, you can always keep going up on value and seeing what is better in that area but it still comes down to what your willing to pay. If you are looking at that 780, why not instead get a GTX 970 because its cheaper and better depending on the variant you want.

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/best-video-card-for-around-200.206078/
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Will this work in his computer and allow him to play minecraft? steam?
www.newegg.com/.../Product.aspx;cm_re=6450-_-14-102-933-_-Product&RandomID=1698470702508220150427173530

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http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3515/t/19708702
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http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3515/t/19996340
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I simplified:

I'd just go with this: [if you were AGP stranded, OP isn't as it turns out]

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814139043

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A:No video after changing old PCIvideo card to new AGP video card

Did you remove the old card and drivers in device manager first? You may need to update your motherboard drivers too.
 

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Time to call Dell and get it warranty serviced, if you reloaded Windows and it still persists then its a hardware issue that needs to be addressed/repaired by the manufacturer.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/video-card-video-card-driver-issues.1068924/
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Hello and welcome to Techspot.

Agp1x/2x are 3.3 volts, whereas Agp4x/8x are 1.5 volts.

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A:Generic video card video card problems!! need help =)

I did some searching for you for a driver, but I did not find one. I think your best option is to purchase a new video card and install it. Remember to disable the built-in video in BIOS.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/generic-video-card-video-card-problems-need-help.740673/
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A:Deleted Video card in device manager now no video past splash screen

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A:PC freezes while playing video games (returned/exchanged video card)

Maybe there is an issue with your power supply.

Run this
http://www.ozone3d.net/benchmarks/fur/

While running this
http://files.extremeoverclocking.com/file.php?f=36

Let them go for 1 hour and see what you get. It will render your PC pretty much useless so set it and step back and watch.

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HD 4540 or HD 5450? The motherboard will support any graphics card assuming it has a PCI-E slot (which it does have). Have you tried disabling onboard video in the bios?

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Welcome

Lets start with Driver Verifier

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Driver Verifier runs in the background, "testing" drivers for bugs. If it finds one, a Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) will result; the corresponding dump file will hopefully show the faulty driver.








  
Quote: Originally Posted by Capt.Jack Sparrow


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Well, it seems u dont have a hardware problem. this problem occurs only when u r watching videos. so i guess its the media player. take my suggestion, stop using it. Download this pack: KLite Codec Pack. I think the latest version is 3.2. Its got all the codecs u need to play compressed videos, and dvds. Its also got an advanced media player which can play any video u open it with like wmv, dat, mpg, rm, mov, avi, divx..... of course, the codecs for these formats r included in the pack.
 

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Unless you have a removable graphics card in that rig.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dual-display-setup-pci-video-card-intergrated-video-possible.667381/
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The problem is, if the psu went then the mobo may well be damaged from that happening. Sounds like the best place for it is the landfill site.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/broken-video-connector-on-motherboard-can-i-boot-up-with-pci-video-card.88151/
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A:XPS 8300 won't disengage onboard video and enable add-on video card

At least with the GTX 680, nVidia acknowledged that this is their problem and they were going to release a firmware update to vendors who make GTX 680 cards . I wouldn't be surprised if it's the same nVidia issue with the GTX 640.
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http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19461315
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A:I`ve replaced the motherboard, video card, RAM, power supply, but still no video.

Do you have another monitor that you can hook up just to check? Are you receiving any post "beeps" when you boot it up?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/i-ve-replaced-the-motherboard-video-card-ram-power-supply-but-still-no-video.64564/
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Which of above cards is optimum for what I want to do.

Thanks for your help.


My specs:

Dell Dimension E520
E6300 Core 2 duo (1.86 Ghz)
1 GB RAM
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spinnermason said:

Hi,

I’m in a dilly of a pickle here.

When playing video, my screen will go black for just a second and then return to normal. With most video players, the video will then usually play, but when using BSPlayer (bsplayer.org) to watch video, the screen will go black, return to normal and then video will not play.

It gets worse. Sometimes, I will be minding my own the computer will still be running, but then, the screen will go black, then the monitor will give me the old message:
"self test / check your pc and signal cable / monitor is working"
The computer will still be running, and the only way I know to get picture back is to restart the computer. I have gotten this error the most when the using BSplayer, which sometimes causes the monitor to just shut down like that. But other video players like divx, QuickTime, and windows media player will all occasionally not play or cause weird image problems to crop up on the screen

Also, if the computer freezes up, hitting ctrl+alt+del gives me a black screen with garbled white text.

I have updated my NVIDIA drivers and installed the latest bsplayer version, but neither of those actions fixed my dilemma.

OS: 98se
Video Card: NVIDIA Geforce FX 5200
CPU: AMD Athlon XP 2200Click to expand...

sounds like the gpu is overheating or goung bad get some compressed air and blow out the video card very through (*get the rest of pc while you are at it) and if this dont help you may have to replace
 

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In case someone else comes across this thread, I replaced my 400w power supply with a 600w Corsair power supply and it appears to have fixed the problem.

http://www.eightforums.com/bsod-crashes-debugging/64831-random-reboots-any-video-card-except-integrated-video.html
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/runing-on-board-video-and-video-card-in-my-pci-e-slot.82996/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/need-video-capture-device-how-to-up-grade-video-card.95531/
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Rascal51, welcome to the forum. I would start with updating the driver for the video card: Control Panel / Device Manager / Display adapters / right click on the video card and select Update Driver Software / Search automatically for updated driver software.  If there is a new driver it will download and install it. If this doesn't solve your problem, I suggest contacting HP Customer Service for help before your warranty expires. Please click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/Optional-video-card-with-4GB-video-ram-reports-1GB-one/td-p/5638761
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/adding-a-video-card-to-a-video-on-motherboard-system.88871/
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Hi again,

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A:What is the difference between an AGP Video Card and a PCI video card?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-is-the-difference-between-an-agp-video-card-and-a-pci-video-card.98273/
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A:Installing a PCI video card...currently have a AGP video card

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/installing-a-pci-video-card-currently-have-a-agp-video-card.17887/
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A:Installing a PCI Video Card and disabling onboard card

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/installing-a-pci-video-card-and-disabling-onboard-card.159051/
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http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/59810-pci-e-x1-sound-card-blocked-video-card-cooler.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/conflict-between-video-card-capture-tv-tuner-card.282253/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/installing-video-card-over-integrated-graphics-card.77243/
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A:How To Uninstall Video Card and Enable the Onboard Card?

NYCGurl said:

Hi,

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-to-uninstall-video-card-and-enable-the-onboard-card.599639/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-load-software-due-to-grahics-card-video-card.35448/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-7-video-card-and-sound-card-problems.129569/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/will-this-video-card-psu-riser-card-setup-work.116796/
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A:video card/graphic card reboot problem

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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/video-card-graphic-card-reboot-problem/td-p/5607725
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A:Help please! my video card and sound card cant find the driver

The system uses an Intel 915 chipset and it has integrated video. So download and install the latest chipset drivers first and then the GMA 900 graphics drivers.

From this site you need downloads number 3 and number 4, no other ones: http://downloadcenter.intel.com/fil...XP+Home+Edition&lang=eng&strOSs=45&submit=Go!

The Intel Network card drivers should be this set: http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Det...&OSFullName=Windows* XP Home Edition&lang=eng

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/help-please-my-video-card-and-sound-card-cant-find-the-driver.589474/
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has anyone done the programe
 

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A:Solved: PCIe video card with S-Video

HDTV is quickly replacing old TVs... but I know what you mean. I don't have HDTV myself.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-pcie-video-card-with-s-video.913507/
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Hi,
There's several different ones link to the one you have
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A:Proper way to add video card after using MB video ports

Try updating your motherboard BIOS

M4A785-M BIOS 0906 2010/4/22

This motherboard had an issue with detecting new ATI PCI-e cards (HD5*** series)

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What card is it you have got and what is the exact PSU.

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A:Onboard video not working after trying new video card

First, let's see if we can get your video back.

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Replace the 3v battery > replace the power cord > boot.
Immediately go into BIOS and reset all your preferred settings. If the CLRTC worked you will need to reset the date and time.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/294410-onboard-video-not-working-after-trying-new-video-card.html