Upgrading 9400GT .. 125$ Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Product Last response: June 3, 2010 4:40 PM in Graphics & Displays Share hessieng June 3, 2010 2:15:36 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: 6 months ago BUDGET RANGE: 100$ ~ 125$ USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming [mostly new games just cause 2, starcraft 2 (when it comes out) ) i want to be able to play them at medium with good performance) CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY: 9400GT nvidia OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS: inte core 2 duo 2.8 , 2 GB RAM DDR2 (upgrading soon with the GPU) PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: None ill be buying at a store PARTS PREFERENCES: Anything that does good OVERCLOCKING: Yes / No / Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes / No / Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION: Ill be updating with my graphics card ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: need a good card that could stay for a while .. like 6 ~10 months be4 buying a new one More about : upgrading 9400gt 125 rolli59 a c 875 U Graphics card June 3, 2010 2:32:19 PM For $125 you should be looking at GTS250, HD4850 and HD5750. hessieng June 3, 2010 2:43:57 PM i just read that the HD 5750 DirectX Compliance: 11.0 and the gts 250 is 10.0 is that true? if it is .. then i would be thinking of only the HD 5750 am i right? Related resources Upgrading a 9400GT 512Mb to HD5670/6670. Is it worth it? - Forum Upgrading 9400GT , $75 budget. HELP Please - Forum Want to upgrade My 9400GT - Forum 9400gt vs 5450 - Forum Geforce 9400GT + AMD FX4100 bottle neck ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rolli59 a c 875 U Graphics card June 3, 2010 4:32:34 PM HD5750 is the only DX11 card I listed (newest generation). It will be hard to find it at a store though for $125, just saw one at bestbuy for $169. Online they are cheaper http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=E... jaguarskx a c 318 U Graphics card June 3, 2010 4:40:42 PM I believe DX11 has a bit of a performance hit compared to DX10. So if you play a game that supports DX11, then it will probably look better than playing it in DX10 mode, but you will take a little performance hit. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum9400gt upgrade with no extra power needed ForumNvidia 9400gt 512mb and NVIDIA GeForce 7025 GPU integrated video ForumHD 6850 and 9400GT for Physx,MS 7525-is it possible? ForumNvidia geforce 9400gt 2gb vs. radeon 6770 1gb Forum9400gt Problems with Windows 7 ForumWierd graphic problems in game ( 9400gt ) Forum9400gt idle temp too high?? ForumSLI between GT220/___?/ Upgrading GT 220, 125 pounds (~$200) budget Forum9400gt ForumLeft 4 dead 2 freezes in 9400gt ForumSparkle 9400GT 1GB can't go way pass 1280x1024 reso. Forum120hz mode - Samsung UN55EH6000 ForumIs nvidia 9400gt suitable pentium 4 3 06ghz? Forum[Solved] Upgrading my Dell studio. ForumUpgrading from 9800gtx 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 !