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 158 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. 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. 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Buy a new Video card or new desktop ? Forum Should I upgrade my video card or go with a new HDD? Forum Need for a new video card in my desktop Forum Video Card Upgrade on HP Desktop Forum Upgrade video card of old desktop PC. Forum Best Video Card for older Desktop Forum New Graphics Card making desktop sluggish? Forum Inspiron 1545 video card upgrade Forum Pre-built Dell - looking to upgrade the video card Forum Dell Inspiron 530 Desktop upgrade video graphics card Forum Upgrading video card in sony vaio desktop Forum Upgrading video card on a Dell Studio Slim desktop Forum Should I buy a new desktop or a new graphics card Forum Acer aspire x1700 video card upgrade Forum I need a new graphics card for my Imicro 813 Custom Built Desktop Com Forum 212 evo fan replacement Forum Alternative to embedded sound card? Forum Simple Upgrade? Forum Can Anyone Find A Video Of This Case: Rosewill R101-P-BK Forum [Solved] Intel i7-990x Extreme or i7 2600k for video editing? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !