Solved A good video card for sims 3 Tags: Tuner Cards Sims Graphics Cards Microsoft Graphics Product Last response: May 11, 2010 12:14 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Kikilol10 May 9, 2010 5:37:23 PM What's a good video card to play sims 3? These are my stats: Microsoft Windows XP Professional Version 2002 Service Pack 3 Intel[R] Pentium[R] 4 CPU 3.20Ghz 3.20 GHz, 2.00 GB of RAM and can it be under $100 please? More about : good video card sims Best solution ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card May 9, 2010 5:49:59 PM an ATI 4650 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... you can step up to an ATI 4670 if you want try some other games http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Kikilol10 May 9, 2010 5:51:57 PM Thanks! By the way,my computer isnt too old to run this game right? Related resources How to upgrade video card for free the sims 3 - Forum Good CPU for Sims 3 - Forum Video graphics card download for sims 3 - Forum What is a shadow media video card for sims 3 - Forum Video card for the sims 3 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WR2 a b U Graphics card May 9, 2010 5:53:32 PM HD 4650 In this example the price is $49 plus a rebate if you qualify. Your CPU may be more of a limiting factor in Sims 3. Kikilol10 May 9, 2010 6:03:27 PM im not very good at the computer type information,so would you be as so kind to explain in a way someone like me would understand? ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card May 9, 2010 6:09:16 PM Kikilol10 said:Thanks! By the way,my computer isnt too old to run this game right? the Sims 3 is not a very demanding game, you will be fine http://www.yougamers.com/gameometer/10302/ ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card May 9, 2010 6:10:17 PM WR2 said:HD 4650 In this example the price is $49 plus a rebate if you qualify. Your CPU may be more of a limiting factor in Sims 3. that 4650 only has a 64 bit interface, most 4650 are 128 bit Kikilol10 May 9, 2010 6:19:47 PM Ok thank you! Can the video card you posted available at Best Buy for any chance? ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card May 9, 2010 6:24:37 PM you pay a bit of a premium to get it from best buy, you can also try microcenter I would just get one off newegg or tigerdirect http://www.bestbuy.com/site/XFX+-+ATI+Radeon+HD+4650+1G... http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... *newegg.ca in you live in canada Kikilol10 May 9, 2010 6:28:55 PM My dad likes going to tigerdirect so that shouldnt be a problem, Thank You!!!!!!!!!!!! ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card May 9, 2010 7:59:16 PM looks like its actually cheaper on tigerdirect http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... Kikilol10 May 10, 2010 8:49:57 PM does it have support of pixel shader 2.0? ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card May 10, 2010 8:50:46 PM yes Kikilol10 May 10, 2010 10:47:39 PM alright. thanks, again! Kikilol10 May 11, 2010 12:14:36 PM Best answer selected by Kikilol10. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHelp! The Sims 3 Video /graphics card . ForumNeed video card for sims 3 ForumAre hp laptops good for college and playing sims 3 ForumIs it possible to play the sims 3 without a graphics card ? ForumGraphics card for Sims 3 ForumGood desktops for SIMS 3 ??? ForumGood computer to play sims 3 ForumGraphics Cards for The Sims 3 ForumUpgrading video card (current one conflicts with Sims 2) ForumThe Sims 3 huge fps drop on Nvidia GTX 650 Ti AMD FX 4100 ForumVideo graphic card download for sims 3 ForumVideo graphic card download for sims 3 ForumSims 3 in xp: Video card grapics not derected? ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken Forum[Solved] Is 5850 good for gaming in directx11 in high resolation 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 !