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SaltyPillow

Most basic GPU for UnRAID console

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Hey,

 

I'm building my first PC and was planing on running UnRAID, virtualising Win 10 and running some servers off of UnRAID.

I thought I could use the iGPU for the UnRAID console output. Silly me didn't realise that there is no iGPU on X299 CPUs and so there is none on my 7800X.

 

Now I need a really really basic GPU (preferably with HDMI output) but I don't know which to buy. I was looking into the Nvidia GT 1030, just 'cause of fancy pascal architecture and stuff, but it really has more rendering power than I need. 

Can you recommend something cheap but functional?

 

Thx in advance!

 

~SaltyPillow

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gt 610/710 or gt 730 if you're feeling ballsy EDIT: but why not have more power so you can game/do work on your $400 cpu if you want? 


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You don’t need much. Just get a GT 710. 


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Visit whatever webshop you prefer to buy from, sort by price, buy the cheapest thing you can find with an HDMI port.


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If you really just need an HDMI display output a gtx 210 or r5 230 are still available refurbed for under $30.  Otherwise the above mentioned 710 is new for a bout 35.

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