Dell studio 540's slim profile graphic cards Tags: Graphics Cards Dell Graphics Product Last response: May 25, 2011 11:31 PM in Graphics & Displays Share andre000 May 25, 2011 7:30:53 PM Hello, my AMD 3450 keeps freezing every 10 minutes or so just viwing videos or browsing th eweb, no gaming here. What is the best slim card ie PCI exporess X 16 no larger than 7" X3" can I get? More about : dell studio 540 slim profile graphic cards king smp a b U Graphics card May 25, 2011 11:31:29 PM I picked the MSI low profile HD 5670 myself for my slim Desktop Dell Optiplex 745 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... one issue I had though was the height and length of card were okay but the width (side to side) was too wide to clear my CPU heatsink and fan you will need the PCI-E x 16 socket to be about three inches or more away from the PCI-E I managed to cut the dual fan assembly in half with a pair of cutters and make it into a single fan so it would fit There goes my warranty LOL So as long as you have the clearance around the sides of the PCIE slot you should be fine they should have the dimensions of card on Newegg or AMD site I like the Hd 5670 it can play BioShock2 at highest settings at 1920x1080 it can play Crysis warhead at 1920x1080 at gamer settings it doesn need an external powerconnector it was picked by Toms as best $75 card for May if you can find a HD 6670 low profile that is a little better for about $100 also a Gt 240 is decent though the HD 5670 outperforms it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAdding a graphics card to a dell studio slim 540s ForumDell Studio 540S SLIM - Graphics card help? ForumGPU Help - Dell Studio 540S Slim ? ForumDell Studio 540s Slim Dead. Seeking fix and upgrade. Help! ForumDell Studio Slim 540s Ram Help ForumReplacing the PSU in a Dell Studio Slim 540s ForumPSU for Dell Studio Slim 540s ? Help please. ForumUpgrading video card on a Dell Studio Slim desktop ForumDell studio slim 540s ForumHelp: Power Supply for Dell Studio Slim Desktop and GeForce 9600 GT ForumUpgrade options for a pci-express 1.0a x16 Low Profile (250 Watt PSU) ForumBest low- profile card upgrade for casual but good quality gaming? ForumNewbie - Need advice to utilize new GPU in Dell Studio Slim ForumNew build and transfers or wait for low profile card ? ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken ForumI want to know about my Laptop's graphic card ForumWill a nvidia geforce 560 ti work on a dell studio xps 435mt ForumDO 8800 GTX GRAPHIC CARDS WORK WITH SLI ON 750I CHIPSET Forum[Solved] Selecting a graphic card ForumWhat cards do i need for my pc to connect to my projector 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 !