Video card upgrade suggestions

System specs
Dimension E510
Operating System: Windows Vista™ Home Basic
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz (2 CPUs), ~3.0GHz
Memory: 1022MB RAM
Power provided 305.0 Watt
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V


Video
Card name: ATI Radeon X300/X550/X1050 Series
Chip type: ATI Radeon Graphics Processor (0x5B60)
DAC type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_1002&DEV_5B60&SUBSYS_06021002&REV_00
Display Memory: 286 MB
Current Mode: 1280 x 1024 (32 bit) (75Hz)
Monitor: Generic PnP Monitor
DirectX Version: DirectX 10

I've been looking for a boost in all game like Cs:s and WoW The max fps I get in wow is about 100 when im staring at a wall that's 1 solid color like brown and Cs:s is about 200 doing the same thing and it just plumets once I start seeing spells or gun fire My budget is around 500$ depending on what I get from my bday :D

Any suggestions?
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  1. Is complicated, the performance of the GPU also depends of all system...is better that you buy a new complet system....
  2. saint19 said:
    Is complicated, the performance of the GPU also depends of all system...is better that you buy a new complet system....

    Yea i've been thinking of buying one of the Xps computers
  3. MrSwifty said:
    Yea i've been thinking of buying one of the Xps computers


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    Good idea, the XPS are really powerfull and comes with a core 2 duo or better (i'm not sure)...but first do a budget between buy the XPS and buy all parts on newegg for example and with this you will take the best option price/performance....
  4. saint19 said:
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    Good idea, the XPS are really powerfull and comes with a core 2 duo or better (i'm not sure)...but first do a budget between buy the XPS and buy all parts on newegg for example and with this you will take the best option price/performance....

    Yea Here's a list my friend gave me he said it plays crysis with 100fps+ on high
    $54.95 - Antec Three Hundred case
    $82.99 - Intel C2D E6300
    $79.99 - Gigabyte P43 mobo
    $46.99 - 2x2gb G.Skill DDR2-800
    $49.99 -PCP&C 420w PSU
    $59.99 - 500w WD AAKS
    $24.99 - LG DVD burner
    $119.00 - XFX 4850
    All for 500$
    But the thing is I don't know how to build a computer D:
    Im just looking for a computer that can play WoW And Cs:s on high with no lag
  5. MrSwifty said:
    Yea Here's a list my friend gave me he said it plays crysis with 100fps+ on high
    $54.95 - Antec Three Hundred case
    $82.99 - Intel C2D E6300
    $79.99 - Gigabyte P43 mobo
    $46.99 - 2x2gb G.Skill DDR2-800
    $49.99 -PCP&C 420w PSU
    $59.99 - 500w WD AAKS
    $24.99 - LG DVD burner
    $119.00 - XFX 4850
    All for 500$
    But the thing is I don't know how to build a computer D:
    Im just looking for a computer that can play WoW And Cs:s on high with no lag


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    Ok, now the question is: How much for the XPS?
  6. MrSwifty said:


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    Ok, buy the parts and build yourself... is better and the price too. If you not sure how build contac me or send me a message and i tell you how build...is really easy and no take more that 15 minutes...
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