Solved Best video card to get? Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: June 27, 2010 10:25 AM in Graphics & Displays Share jasonpwns June 27, 2010 8:33:13 AM For a 115$ budget? My system specs are GIGABYTE GA-MA785GM-US2H 3 GB DDR2 Memory AMD Athlon II X3 2.7ghz 500GB WD Caviar Black 400Watt silverstone power supply and an 8600GT 512mb GDDR2 memory. More about : video card alhanelem June 27, 2010 8:49:26 AM gt 240 http://www.amazon.com/GeForce-PCIe-Graphics-Card-DDR3/d... buzznut a b U Graphics card June 27, 2010 8:52:57 AM My first thoought is the HD 4850. You can find the 1GB mem version on the egg for that price. Here's a 4870 for $120 w/ rebate: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... You are awfully close to the HD 5770 though, which is directx 11 capable. In your shoes, I would save just a little more and get one of those. The nvidia geforce 250GTS is right at that price, but I don't know much about that card. Also check the latest GPU article here: http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/graphics-card-gefor... Related resources Looking for help choosing best mid-range video card for $100-$150 - Forum Best Power Graphics Card for Basic 2D Video Editing? - Forum Best Video Card for Video Editing in Premiere, AE - Forum Best video card for under 100$? - Forum Best value in home theater video card - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jasonpwns June 27, 2010 8:55:39 AM What does the GT240 preform like and is it stronger than the 9800? alhanelem June 27, 2010 9:03:03 AM the gt240 is somewhere between the 9500 gt and 9600 gt but if you want a better card then you need to save up some more money and buy a better power supply jasonpwns June 27, 2010 9:39:13 AM What about this card if I don't want to stretch my budget just yet? http://louisville.craigslist.org/sys/1811180561.html Would it do the job? Also is the price decent? Best solution alhanelem June 27, 2010 10:00:49 AM Share jasonpwns said:What about this card if I don't want to stretch my budget just yet? http://louisville.craigslist.org/sys/1811180561.html Would it do the job? Also is the price decent? definitely, and spend the rest of your money on a new psu since your one might not support the 8800gt jasonpwns June 27, 2010 10:11:49 AM alhanelem said:definitely, and spend the rest of your money on a new psu since your one might not support the 8800gt OK thanks, It should be able to run it though. I will do research on what PS it takes though. jasonpwns June 27, 2010 10:25:00 AM Best answer selected by jasonpwns. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Best video editing card Forum Whats the best video card my setup will support Forum Whats the best Video card for my pc? Forum Best available agp video graphics card Forum Best budget video card ? Forum Best video card for 1440x900 resolution? Forum Best video card below $200? Forum Best Video Card for 200 or less Forum Best Video Card for older Desktop Forum Best AGP Video Card in 2013? Forum What is the best video card out. Forum What is the best Video Card I can get, and cheapest for a 350w psu Forum Best Video Card for Under $450? Forum Best video card under 200 Forum BEST 1080 VIdeo card for ~700 2 GTX 670, GTX 680, dual 7950 or 7970 Forum 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 !