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Message 1 of 8 (55,195 Views) Reply 0 Kudos hockeycanuckjc Emerging Expert Posts: 7,101 Topics: 875 Kudos: 453 Blog Posts: 0 Solutions: 192 Registered: ‎11-10-2008 Re: graphics card advice Options Mark If this is for a boot drive only then don't worry about 3 or 6 GB. so a seperate 6gb/s ssd would technically be a few seconds faster? (it's not a matter of life and death, but i wanna feel i did the best i could choosing Help, please: How to get this new... this contact form

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Pennsylvania Posts: 52,692 OS: Win7 The GT440 or GTS450 would be a step up, but you'll need at least a 550w PSU to power them correctly. I have checked an am sure it is that fan that is making the noise.Yes, I meant GS, was typing on my Kindle and hit a wrong button.I would prefer to This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Hi I have a Fujitsu Scaleo P (2312 Pa) that started showing just stripes (multicoloured stripes of snow) on the screen.

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  • Scan.co.uk: EVGA GT440 NVIDIA Graphics Card - 1GB - 01G-P3-1441-KR Scan.co.uk: Gainward 512MB GeForce GTS 450 GDDR5 NVIDIA Graphics Card - 426018336-1503 Scan.co.uk: XFX PRO550W P1-550S-XXB9 Power Supply (PSU) Core Edition
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If you are unsure you can take it out and bring it in to Best buy and an associate should able to help you pick one that fits.I am a big I am not an employee of Best Buy and all opinions left on this forum are my own. I borrowed a graphics card from a friend to see if it was the PC that died or the graphics card. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.

that's hard for me since it's a bit too expensive and well ML (if i will use ML) is 4gb and all my media programs and such are all about 25gb Message 6 of 8 (55,100 Views) Reply 0 Kudos robertelouden New Member Posts: 3 Registered: ‎03-23-2013 Re: graphics card advice Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Please leave Kudo’s if you like a post or click Accept as Solution if a post answers your query. you can try this out Pennsylvania Posts: 52,692 OS: Win7 Yes the GS is the low power version of the GTS, doesn't require additional power connection, nor is it as powerful a card.

I bought this Pc about 3 years ago and it was only 400 then, so the card shouldn't be too much I imagine. So, their really isn't a need to go and get the bestest, fastest, most expensive parts. Just make sure you plug your video cables into the GPU and not the motherboard. Some times after they heat up the expand and distort a little and it sounds like the cause.Your probalby on the right track to replace it.

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Brand and model if prebuilt/ Brands and models of the Motherboard, CPU, Power Supply if custom built? __________________ BSOD Posting Instructions Power Supply and Selection How To Find Your System Specs weblink Solved: Graphics card upgrade advice Discussion in 'Hardware' started by tlee824, Sep 8, 2007. I am not a heavy Gamer but want to run Madden NFL and Tiger Woods PGA. It is a 512mb NVIDIA GeForce 9500VS [DIv, HDMI, BAG adapter].

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I am thinking about something like a ATI Radeon 9550. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... bkellogg Video Card Support 2 02-12-2011 12:59 AM Graphics card resolution not suitable for monitor?

from the specs....audio and LAN should work fine...and wait for ML for the full support on HD4000 video Solidww Joined: Feb 21, 2011 Messages: 1,099 Mac: Mobile Phone: Jul 19,

Message 5 of 8 (55,153 Views) Reply 0 Kudos bobberuchi Trusted Contributor Posts: 3,786 Registered: ‎02-25-2013 Re: graphics card advice Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight I presume this is because of the aforementioned, running it from the motherboard, although i could be wrong? 07-10-2011, 11:19 AM #15 Wrench97 Team Manager, GamingTeam Manager, Microsoft SupportTeam However it's still better for gaming then the 5450, the HD5450 is better for HD video however. Pennsylvania Posts: 52,692 OS: Win7 Actually for gaming the 8600GTS is the better card GeForce 8600 GT 512MB DDR2 vs Radeon HD 5450 - Performance Comparison Benchmarks @ Hardware Compare __________________

Pennsylvania Posts: 52,692 OS: Win7 What are the system specs you wish to install it in? Not so much if your are already running an SSD with your OS on. So, their really isn't a need to go and get the bestest, fastest, most expensive parts.Click to expand... http://visu3d.com/solved-graphics/solved-graphics-card-dilemma.html Lion Desktop Support Mtn.

Should i go to play Fallout, for example, on it, its runs exceptionally slow, even on the lowest setting. Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Search this Thread 07-10-2011, 07:38 AM #1 112joesam Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2010 Posts: 11 OS: Windows Vista