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Old 01-29-2012, 02:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay i have a GT 440 and its kinda slow so i was wandering whether i could buy a GTX 560 and use my GT 440 as a dedicated physx card


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Asus NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560Ti Graphics Video Card 1GB 830MHz PCI-Express HDMI | eBay


Also if you know where i can get a similar card or better for the same price post
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what do you have for a power supply? as long as its powerful/trustworthy, you shouldn't have any trouble.

what does the rest of your system look like?
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I have a 450 watt psu I know it suck but im going to get a new one when i get the video card


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sorry for lack of info i will get more im way from my pc
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I would actually get that PSU before you upgrade your GFX. If that brand isn't up to slack, it could hurt your entire system from being overloaded.
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+1 for PSU upgrade first. What's your budget look like?
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Budget £200 - £250


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What model PSU do you have?
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What i can see is


Brand:Winpower - ive never heard of them
Model: ATX 450

Should i do what the guy said above get the psu first If so
i found this:CIT 750w Gold 12CM Silent Atx Power Supply: Amazon.co.uk: Computers & Accessories
would that be okay or are there better deals
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Never heard of CIT, and it looks cheap.

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You can never go wrong getting a good brand name PSU. Check out the sticky thread on PSU's.
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