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Old 11-28-2012, 08:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i have this pc but think i need to get a new power supply & graphics card ,to game better. does anyone know ,if i can buy a power supply & graphics card for $200-$300 dollars?

Part Number GUA310
Class Systems
Category Desktops & Servers
Title CyberpowerPC Gamer Ultra GUA310 w/ AMD A4-3400 2.7GHz Gaming Computer
UPC Code 0089216700933
Country of Origin USA
Short Description
CyberpowerPC Gamer Ultra GUA310 w/ AMD A4-3400 CPU, 8GB DDR3, AMD HD6510D2, 500GB HDD,
24X DVD+-RW & Win 7 Home 64-Bit
Long Description
The CyberpowerPC Gamer Ultra GUA310 features a speedy dual core AMD A4-3400 and discrete AMD
Radeon HD6450 with hybrid Crossfire technology giving you a HD6510D that handles all your computing
needs with ease. The GUA 310 also includes 8GB of system memory and a 500GB HDD for storage.
Main Specifications
Brand CyberpowerPC
Type Personal Computer
Form Factor Tower
Unit Dimension (DxWxH) 20" x 7.5" x 17"
Shipping Dimension (DxWxH) 25" x 12.5" x 21.5"
Unit Weight 32 lbs
Shipping Weight 35 lbs
Chassis Azza Orion Mid-Tower Case
Processor AMD A4-3400 Llano / 2.7GHz
Processor Socket Socket FM1
Processor Main Features AMD Radeon Dual Graphics
Cache Memory 1MB L2 Cache
Cache Per Processor 1MB
Motherboard AMD A55 Chipset
Expansion Slots Total (Free)
1 ( 0 ) x pci express x16
1 ( 1 ) x pci express x1
1 ( 1 ) x pci
2 ( 0 ) x dimm 240-pin
Interfaces
1 x PS/2 Mouse
1 x PS/2 Keyboard
8 x Hi-Speed USB 2.0 - 4 pin USB Type A ( 2 front, 6 rear )
1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45
Audio
1 x D-Sub VGA
1 x HDMI
RAM 8GB DDR3 SDRAM
Storage Controller Serial ATA (Serial ATA - 3.0 Gb/s)
Hard Drive 1 x 500GB Standard - Serial ATA - 3.0 Gb/s
Optical Storage 24X DVDRW Dual-Layer Super-Multi Drive
Graphics Controller AMD Radeon HD 6450 (Performance as Radeon HD6510D2 by AMD Hybrid Crossfire Technology)
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:28 AM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Default Re: need help to upgrade psu and graphics?

Oh for sure you can.

What games are you playing?
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Old 11-28-2012, 12:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Default Re: need help to upgrade psu and graphics?

I just woke up and feel kinda sick. Does anybody spot the PSU in that mess or am I correct in saying we need PSU specs lol.

For that budget, I would get a CX500 and GTX 660.
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I've looked at the cyberpower site, and the equivalent system offered runs a antec basiq 350W
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Then my suggestion remains.
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