Upgrade video card or new desktop Tags: CPUs Desktops Graphics Cards Last response: October 12, 2011 2:02 AM in CPUs Share bulikoy September 20, 2011 2:47:52 PM my current desktop P5qpl-am e7500 4gb ddr2 9500gt 600watts psu AOC 19" LCD i can play old games but i wanted to play new titles in medium settings 1024X768 resolution. and im planning to buy a new card HD 6850 ($152)or build a new desktop: CPU: Amd Phenom II x4 955 3.2ghz be MOBO: am3+ Gigabyte GA-990FXA-D3 RAM: Gskill Ripjaws X 8gb 4gbx2 Ddr3 1333 CL9 0r 4gb 2gbx2 DDR3 1600 Total: $294 (14760 in phillipines peso) of course this is a hard earned money working $16 a day. new card or new desktop? More about : upgrade video card desktop saint19 a c 161 à CPUs a b U Graphics card September 20, 2011 3:30:20 PM Hard choice, I'd go with the new rig and add a better GPU in future. m 0 l loneninja a c 83 à CPUs a b U Graphics card September 20, 2011 5:42:29 PM New rig won't play games any better if you keep using that 9500GT. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bulikoy October 12, 2011 2:02:10 AM Update: i forget about CPU upgrade i just bought myself a Sapphire HD 6850 and i'm happy with the results. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Need to upgrade my Optiplex 3010 desktop PSU for new video card Forum SolvedCompaq Presario SR5130NX Desktop - Video Card Upgrade for State of Decay and GTA4 Forum Solvedupgrade dell 745 desktop video card Forum M2N68-LA (Narra5) PCI Express x16 video card upgrade (Compaq Presario CQ5603F Desktop PC) Forum SolvedNew Video Card Upgrade Option Forum What is the best video card upgrade for sony rx-660 vaio digital studio desktop? Forum SolvedNew video card upgrade for Diablo 3 Forum SolvedNew Video Card for a eMachines T6211 PC Desktop Forum HP P7-1447C Desktop Video Card Upgrade for Video Editing? Forum SolvedUpgrade video card or get new computer? Forum SolvedVideo card upgrade old system i7 first generation ok or shell out tons of $ build new system. Forum New Laptop, Desktop, or Upgrade? (Gaming, Video Editing, 3DS Max, Maya, etc.) Forum SolvedBuy new desktop or upgrade graphic card Forum Seeking recommenation to upgrade video card on old desktop. 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 New Video Card Bios/set shows up but not desktop Forum Windows Desktop doesn't show up after installing new AMD video card Forum New CPU options or just upgrade video card Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my video card or go with a new HDD? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !