Graphics Card - £150

  joepineapples 12:06 PM 25 Feb 13
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I've got a budget of £150 for a graphics card aimed at gaming, any recommendations please?

  Chronos the 2nd 12:22 PM 25 Feb 13

Need to know motherboard? CPU? What GPU you are using now and very important what wattage power supply you have?

  joepineapples 18:34 PM 25 Feb 13

Motherboard Dell 04GJJT, Processor AMD Athlon(tm) II X4 630 Processor, GPU NVIDIA GeForce 310, Power standard 300w although I would upgrade this if necessary.

  joepineapples 18:33 PM 27 Feb 13

Bump

  Chronos the 2nd 08:27 AM 28 Feb 13

Sorry I have come back to this question sooner.

Anyway your PSU will almost certainly not be enough for a decent GPU upgrade and you should never buy a cheapo power supply as it can cause all sorts of problems. You should be looking for something like 500W power supply. Have a look here,ignoring the one for 11 quid of course.

Which would leave you £100- £120 perhaps for a graphics card. Perhaps a HD6870 or a GTX470.

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