MicroATX PC: What is the best Video Card for my Motherboard?

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I have this MicroATX Gigabyte GA-H61M-S2P-B3 Motherboard (Specs HERE) and I am wondering if this video card Gigabyte GV-N610D3-2GI (Specs HERE) is compatible with my motherboard and is it good for gaming (Games like Battlefield 3, GTA IV, etc)

If it is not, what is the best video card that is good for gaming and is compatible with my motherboard?

Thanks in advance :)

Regards,
addas
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  1. any gpu is compaitable with your mobo.donot worry.

    that gt 610 is worst for gaming.

    what is your max resolution?

    :welcome:
  2. Welcome to the community! I actually have a very similar motherboard to yours. Well yes the video card is compatible. However, that video card is not that great. Can we have a little more information to help us (i.e. processor, power supply, budget).
  3. @ASHISH65 can any video card run in my mobo? even if it is not small (low profile)?
    My max resolution is 1366 X 768 (running Intel HD Graphics)

    @usbgtx550
    CPU: Intel Pentium G2020 @ 2.90 Ghz
    RAM: 4 GB
    PSU: 300 Watt (I think I will upgrade it)
    OS: Win7 Ultimate SP1 x64

    Budget: Not important, anything good
  4. addas said:
    @ASHISH65 can any video card run in my mobo? even if it is not small (low profile)?


    it depends on which case you have? if you have slimline case then low profile gpu is way to go.

    i suggest get gtx 650ti 1gb + corsair cxv2 430w psu.

    gtx 650ti will maxout 99% of games at your resolution

    in low profile hd 7750 1gb ddr5 is way to go
  5. ASHISH65 said:
    addas said:
    @ASHISH65 can any video card run in my mobo? even if it is not small (low profile)?


    it depends on which case you have? if you have slimline case then low profile gpu is way to go.

    i suggest get gtx 650ti 1gb + corsair cxv2 430w psu.

    gtx 650ti will maxout 99% of games at your resolution

    in low profile hd 7750 1gb ddr5 is way to go



    I have a case called Circle LIL Black (Specs HERE)

    Can it fit the GTX video card?
  6. @ASHISH65

    There is a problem that my mobo has PCI-E 2.0 but the video cards are PCI-E 2.1 or 3.0
  7. addas said:
    @ASHISH65

    There is a problem that my mobo has PCI-E 2.0 but the video cards are PCI-E 2.1 or 3.0


    no problem there as pci exp are backward compaitable.pci 3.0 will work in 2.0 100%
  8. this low profile for you - http://www.flipkart.com/gigabyte-amd-ati-gv-r775oc-1gi-1-gb-gddr5-graphics-card/p/itmd7vspfutzzzbq

    go to local market you will get gigabyte hd 7750
  9. yes that is good one.go with it
  10. Sorry I deleted the post by mistake, I said I will go with SAPPHIRE 100357LP Radeon HD 7750
    and now the problem solved :)
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