Solved Update dell 8400 computer graphics card Tags: Graphics Cards Computer Dell Processors Graphics Last response: June 2, 2010 8:13 PM in Graphics & Displays Share ford44 May 21, 2010 12:10:14 AM Hello, I have a dell 8400 with 3.2 pent 4 processor. What is the best graphics card for a gamer who does not want to update the processor or entire computer. I currently have a radeon 8500. More about : update dell 8400 computer graphics card ninelivesproductions May 21, 2010 1:00:40 AM I need to know how much you're willing to spend, and how many watts your PSU can supply. m 0 l Best solution ninelivesproductions May 21, 2010 1:02:07 AM Heres a $57 XFX Radeon 4650, a very significant upgrade from your old 8500. If you're willing to spend more or less, again just let me know. Usually dells come with either 400-500 watt PSUs, so You are okay as the minimum is 400watts for this card: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ford44 June 1, 2010 10:35:12 PM Best answer selected by ford44. m 0 l ford44 June 1, 2010 10:37:59 PM Thank you, I purchased the Radeon 4650 and installed it the other day. Success....both bioshock and farcry2 work well...after some tweeking. Thanks again. bob m 0 l ninelivesproductions June 1, 2010 10:43:02 PM Well, you're very welcome Im glad you like the choice. Have fun! m 0 l delluser1 a b U Graphics card June 2, 2010 12:08:21 PM ninelivesproductions said: Usually dells come with either 400-500 watt PSUs, That would be higher end Dell's, the OP's D8400 came with a 350 watt / 28 amp psu w/ pcie power connector, still more than enough for a 4650. m 0 l ford44 June 2, 2010 8:13:00 PM Installed and working well. Thanks. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish 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 !