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India I Need Help choosing graphic card to my Desktop

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February 10, 2014 4:30:58 AM

I would like to get help in choosing graphic card of my desktop which has Gigabyte moterboard 945GZM
it has a blue color slot on it..it says Dual chanal DDR II
It has a White color slot on it ..it says PCI Express slot..
and i would like to play call of duty black ops2 and duty 4, Microsoft Flight simulator, Flight gear, Battle field 3 or 4 ..
best in speed ....if i go to a shop what should i be asking for to buy graphic card..Like ddr2 or ddr3 graphic cards..i get confused with it..please help me this...and those games should be running....Range should be affordable

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a b U Graphics card
February 10, 2014 4:51:17 AM

That pc is too old for it to be worth putting a modern GPU into.
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a c 484 U Graphics card
February 10, 2014 8:26:07 AM

Post full system specs, CPU model, RAM amount, power supply, case size, PC brand and model not just the motherboard.
With that system I doubt you can play any newer games on past low settings even with a fast video card.

Also need a budget.
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February 11, 2014 3:16:28 AM

Processor Name: Intel Pentium D 925

Technology: 65 nm

Core Voltage : 1.184v

Specification: Intel(R) pentium(R) D CPU 3.00GHz

Clocks .. core speed 2411.47 MHz

Bus speed 200.96 MHz

RAM DDR2 2GB

Dram frequency 267.9MHz

MotherBoard Gigabyte

model 945GZM-S2

chipset: Intel i945G

southbridge : intel 82801GB
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a c 484 U Graphics card
February 11, 2014 5:39:09 AM

You won't get to play newer games on good settings, low at best, due to the CPU and RAM speeds.

A Radeon 7750 would be a good match for your system.
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February 11, 2014 5:52:02 AM

Thank you hang-the-9 i am happy with ur answer and the suggestion radeon 7750....what abbout Radeon R7 240? or 5450..which one is better among theses
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February 11, 2014 6:29:53 AM

THnk you hasan
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a c 484 U Graphics card
February 11, 2014 12:31:08 PM

Suresh Yedla said:
Thank you hang-the-9 i am happy with ur answer and the suggestion radeon 7750....what abbout Radeon R7 240? or 5450..which one is better among theses


If you want to get the R7 240 for budget reasons, it may not make any difference with the CPU you have.

The 5450 is totally outclassed by the R7 240 or the 7750. If all the gaming video card lived on one street, the 5450 would be living 3 towns away from them. If the price of the 7750 is about the same as the 240, go with the 7750.
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February 12, 2014 12:26:20 AM

Thank you hang the 9/ i think i might get it 7750... but will it suite my slot in my computer..?
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a b U Graphics card
February 12, 2014 1:33:40 AM

Be careful. I don't think upgrading your GPU will work. Every part of your PC is outdated. Even if you get the fastest GPU in the world, your processor will still be to slow to play any games. If you really want to play modern games, I'm afraid you'll have to get a new PC.
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a b U Graphics card
February 12, 2014 5:28:20 AM

I agree with onkel, hence my first reply. All that is happening is the OP throwing money at an old pc for no good reason.

We don't even know if the system can power the card
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a c 484 U Graphics card
February 12, 2014 5:49:50 AM

OnkelCannabia said:
Be careful. I don't think upgrading your GPU will work. Every part of your PC is outdated. Even if you get the fastest GPU in the world, your processor will still be to slow to play any games. If you really want to play modern gam
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es, I'm afraid you'll have to get a new PC.


It will play games, just at lower settings and maybe at just about playable frame rates. I don't expect it to play Crysis very well, or anything hugely demanding on the CPU like Skyrim, but just about any game will be OK to run on it.

Plus the 7750 is decent enough to move to another system if in fact he can't get things to run how he likes.
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February 12, 2014 5:52:02 AM

Suresh Yedla said:
Thank you hang the 9/ i think i might get it 7750... but will it suite my slot in my computer..?


Yes the 7750 will fit in your system, and the Pentium D has pretty heavy power requirements so the system should have enough power to run the 7750.

I'd suggest you update the BIOS before installing the card also.

There is also sometimes incompatibility issues between older PCIe revisions and the new cards, but you won't know for sure if that's the case with your system until you try it.
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February 15, 2014 8:04:24 PM

okay thank you all for the information...about me getting to a new PC and Better Graphic card for it....Thanks
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