Can i upgrade my graphics card and what is it pci pci-e or agp? Tags: Graphics Cards PCI Express PCI Computer Graphics Last response: March 4, 2010 3:50 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Tool20 March 4, 2010 3:00:06 AM i tried to check my computer it showed sever "pci' and some "pci-e" slots the pci's were unused pci-e's were used.. pretty new at this heres my system hp pavillion a6700 y More about : upgrade graphics card pci pci agp p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b U Graphics card March 4, 2010 3:10:35 AM Yup, you can upgrade it to any pcie16x graphics, which is basically anything made within the last 3 years, dunno what you could get away with the PSU HP gives it.. 300w... you could get a nice 4670 in there or a 5670 if you want to pay a bit more Tool20 March 4, 2010 3:19:34 AM hm so im going to have to worry about power supply to? are those costly to upgrade? im looking to spend up to around 300$ don't need nothing too fancy. Related resources replace AGP graphics card , or upgrade to PCI-E ? - Forum Should I switch to PCI-E , or just find an AGP graphics card ? - Forum using PCI-E card on AGP slot - Forum My final AGP upgrade before going to PCI-E , help please! - Forum should I upgrade my AGP 6800GS to PCI-E ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b U Graphics card March 4, 2010 3:26:04 AM Oh 300$... in that case get a corsair 550vx or something similar like the ocz modxstream pros and double that up with a radeon 5770, however your CPU might start to become a bottleneck Tool20 March 4, 2010 3:28:53 AM bottleneck? im not a huge techy whats that mean?? p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b U Graphics card March 4, 2010 3:50:47 AM In other words the weakness of the CPU will be stopping the graphics card from achieving its full potential, making spending a extra 200$ on the upgrade rather wasteful Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAGP vs PCI-e / What s comming Forumagp card in a pci-e mboard? ForumPCI , PCI-E , or AGP ? ForumUpgrade from AGP to PCIE ForumAGP upgrade ? or Mobo and new PCI-e card ? ForumWhat are the pci-e 4x compatible graphics cards? ForumVideo card upgrade , AGP or PCI-e ? ForumToo much GPU for MOBO? PCI-E adaptable to PCI/AGP ? ForumHow do I tell if I have AGP , PCI , or PCI-E ? ForumRadeon 3850 AGP 8x or PCI-E 4x ForumHey guys quick upgrade question ForumUpgrading card, question power supply ForumWait for Fermi before getting a graphics card? Forum[Solved] Graphics Card dead? ForumBioshock pc graphics compatability problem xp More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !