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Old 12-03-2008, 02:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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This is my PC its an acer, and i would like to play Crysis at high so what graphics card would i need to purchase i would like an NVIDIA.....

CPU - Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
- 2.40 GHz Performance Rated at 4.68 GHz

Ram - 2.7 GB

OS - Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium Edition, 32-bit (Build Service Pack 16001)

Video card - NVIDIA GeForce 7100 / NVIDIA nForce 630i (GeForce 7100 / NVIDIA nForce 630i)
Video RAM - 256 MB

DirectX - version 10.0

22" LG Monitor

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LMAO whats the budget I hope its $1000+ as that is what you need to play crysis at high
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Do you need jst d graphics crd or a complete system?
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Yea just the graphics card and ok then the best card for £200 - £250.....
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You might need a new psu as well, to handle the card.
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How is a 2.4ghz Q6600 "performance rated" at 4.68ghz ?
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My PC is good and up to date and has a blu-ray player however just need a new graphics card could someone state some for me for a good price.....

I was thinking of this card - NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GX2 however when i type it into ebuyer i get other card names then NVIDIA do these actually make a differance or whats the differance are they not as good.
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As long as you have a monitor with at least a 1680x1050 resolution, then I recommend this
Play.com (UK) : PNY XLR8 GeForce GTX 260 V2 / 896MB DDR3 / PCI Express 2.0 / Graphics Card : Computing - Free Delivery
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How would i find out the power supply on my PC and how much would a 550w be...
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You'll have to open up your pc and look for a sticker on your psu. It will tell you all about it, watts and amps. The most important is how many amps are on the 12v rails. But you need a psu with 2 PCI-E 6pin power connectors to power a GTX 260. Also make sure the card will fit in that Acer case, those cards are like 10.5" long.
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