Best low profile video card for old Dell Dimension E310

Here's the deal. I have a Dell Dimension E310 that is now running at 3.4 Ghz P4. I will be upgrading the ram to 4GB, and have purchased the startech pci-e x1 to pci-e x16 adapter as my machine has only std pci, and one pci-ex1 slots. I am pretty sure that because the adapter "raises" the slot the card will go into that I will need a low profiler. Also, I know that the pci-ex16 card I put in there will not be running nearly at its full potential. That being said, what would be the optimal pci-ex16 card,(low profile), that I can slap in there and get somewhat decent performance with? Will I have any benefit with GDDR3, or GDDR5 memory with my super old get-up? Thanks.
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    A good low profile card for general use would be the Radeon 5450 or 6450, they can be found for pretty cheap

    What are you looking to do with that machine? you could build a superior machine which would give you a big performance boost for very cheap even if you're an everyday casual user

    Most of the time upgrading a machine of that age with old parts just isn't worth it so you could consider a small overall system upgrade

    The AMD APUs are excellent for an everyday user

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD A6-5400K 3.6GHz Dual-Core Processor ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A55M-HD2 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard ($44.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: A-Data XPG Gaming Series 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($29.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
    Case: HEC Enterprise MicroATX Mid Tower Case ($9.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 430W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($19.99 @ Microcenter)
    Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $231.91
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