Solved I need a New VGA Card

January 10, 2014 at 16:10:13
Specs: Windows 8.1
I want to know if i can buy a new VGA card to this PC so it can be good for games, and i wanna know if it can last for another one or two years with good performance

Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 CPU 540 @ 3.07GHz, 3059 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 4 Logical Processor(s)

Display Card NVIDIA GeForce 9400 GT

Memory 2x Kingston 2GB DDR3 1333MHz CL9 1.5v

MotherBoard Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. H55M-S2

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January 11, 2014 at 08:41:42
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The 9400GT is not a gaming card, it's an HTPC card. If you want to turn your system into a gamer, you'll need a decent gaming graphics card & it wouldn't hurt to add more RAM too (if you have 64-bit Windows). Do you know the make/model/wattage of your power supply? Gaming cards require more power than "standard" cards, so if your power supply is weak, you'll either have to upgrade it to be able to handle a decent gaming card, or you'll have to limit your card choice to one that can be handled by your current power supply. The bottom-line is you didn't provide enough info.

Please post your power supply info, what country you're from, & how much you're willing to spend. Have a look at the following article:

Best Graphics Cards For The Money: December 2013

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