New Video Card- Is this a Good Upgrade? Tags: Graphics Cards Memory Graphics Last response: November 24, 2010 11:31 PM in Graphics & Displays Share JGreene2014 November 24, 2010 8:40:52 PM My system is Processor-----------Intel® Core™ i7-860 Processor1 2.8GHz with Turbo Boost2 Technology up to 3.46GHz (8MB Smart Cache)6 Operating System--------- Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium (64-bit)7 Memory--------- 8GB DDR3 Dual-Channel 1333MHz Memory (4 x 2048MB)8 Memory Capacity--------- 4 DDR3 Slots Total (0 Slots Available) Hard Drive----------1TB SATA hard drive (Green Product - variable RPM)4 Video-------ATI Radeon™ HD5770 Graphics card with 1GB of Discrete Video Memory8 Optical Drive--------16X DVD+/-R/RW SuperMulti Drive Power Supply-------500W Power Supply I want to upgrade from my 5770 and Black Friday is among us so what is a good video card to upgrade without goin gover like $250 ( less is always better) Thanks More about : video card good upgrade graemevermeulen November 24, 2010 10:28:26 PM Get yourself an HD 6870, GTX 460 1Gb or GTX 470. m 0 l 17seconds a c 592 U Graphics card a b } Memory November 24, 2010 10:48:28 PM I'm not real thrilled about your 500 watt power supply for a GTX 470, so I would go with either a GTX 460 or a HD 6870. m 0 l Related resources Need new video card, is this system good enough to upgrade - Forum Whats a good video card upgrade for my system - Forum What would be a good video card upgrade, for gaming purposes. - Forum Upgrading video card is my power supply good enough? - Forum Upgrade video card or get new computer? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JGreene2014 November 24, 2010 10:51:23 PM Ya i know me either, but i was leaning towards a GTX 460 and I want to dual screen with it, is the power supply yo low for that? m 0 l jay2tall a c 147 U Graphics card a b } Memory November 24, 2010 11:31:45 PM I'd lean toward a GTX460 1GB. What model 500w do you have? If it's something like an Antec Earthwatt or OCZ it gives you more options. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedVideo card upgrade old system i7 first generation ok or shell out tons of $ build new system. Forum SolvedNeed new Budget Video Card for Recent System Upgrade Forum SolvedDangnabit. New video card wont fit old motherboard. DON'T GO DOWN THE UPGRADE PATH FOLKS! Forum Solvedwhat's a good upgraded video card for a compaq sr2173wm Forum Solvedupgrading video card into r9 270x is it a good idea? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my video card or go with a new HDD? Forum Solvedupdating drivers for new upgraded nvidia video card. Forum SolvedNew video card upgrade suggestions? Forum New video card upgrade for Diablo 3 Forum SolvedNeed opinion on new Z87 for SLI, upgraded video card, or other options Forum Dell Optiplex 990, upgrade video card or get new machine? Forum What's a good new video card for a 5 year old computer? ($100-$200 USD range) Forum SolvedMonitor upgrade (new video card?) Forum Need to upgrade my Optiplex 3010 desktop PSU for new video card Forum SolvedUpgrade video card or is it time to build a new computer? 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 !