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Best Graphics Card for my PC Help

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July 14, 2011 12:12:25 AM

Hi there, i was wondering if this cards will not fry my computer,

this is my pc specs
Originally, HP Pavillion a6640d ( i realize buy prebuilt pcs crap)

2+ years and still counting


samsung 320GB hdd
15in1 front card reader
2gb ddr2 ram(1 stick)
sony optiarc DVD-rw
conexant 56K modem ( i take it out coz im not using it)
and psu Bestec 250w

the bestecs psu specs

+12v / 14A -12v/0.8A
+5v / 25A +5vSB 2.5A peak

+5v & +3.3v 165W max
+5V & +12V 218W max

whats the best graphic card can you recommend?

im leaning to
Sapphire HD 5570 1GB HDMI, and Sapphire HD 5450.

whats the best card i can buy? without sacrificing the Whole computer.

btw im running its 20" monitor (1680x1050)

and playing with the intregrated around 800x600 at lowest settings ( duh.. :(  )

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July 14, 2011 12:35:02 AM

Sapphire HD 5570 1GB HDM is a good card but you will need a new psu because it needs 400w+ to run at its best
July 18, 2011 9:45:14 PM

Yeah ^^, I think whatever you get It would be worth it to get a new psu