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Upgrade from nvidia geforce 9200

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January 23, 2012 6:28:29 PM

Hello,
ok first things first im a complete biginner at pc gaming stuff and most the time i have no clue what all the RAM and bits mean but i have a nvidia geforce 9200 graphics card in my pc atm and im trying to play SWTOR but i dont think its gd enough so looking to upgrade and only got about £60-£70 to spend on a new one any ideas would be great. the pc i have is a packard bell bell imedia 2326 aio
a c 92 U Graphics card
January 23, 2012 6:38:28 PM

whats your psu?
if its above 400, you can get a 6670.
January 23, 2012 6:51:46 PM

tbh i dont have a clue what a psu is lol how would i find out??????
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a c 92 U Graphics card
January 23, 2012 6:54:44 PM

the power supply unit
you open up your case and look for something like this:
January 23, 2012 7:39:03 PM

ok just checked and it says not to exceed 250w so im guessing thats not a gd start lol is there any graphic cards that will run at that or will they be no different from what i have?
a c 92 U Graphics card
January 23, 2012 7:42:49 PM

well the card you can put in probably won't run SWtor.

you might just need to upgrade your whole PC.
a c 76 U Graphics card
January 23, 2012 7:43:46 PM

find details on psu in the net it's only a 250 watts with a max of 18 amp on 12v
January 23, 2012 7:49:02 PM

rest of the pc seems fine i think lol just the card and psu but was thinking of this card though
EVGA GeForce GT 520 PCI-E 2.0 Graphics Card - 1GB
a c 92 U Graphics card
January 23, 2012 9:07:08 PM

the 520 would not run swtor
January 23, 2012 9:10:39 PM

could u recommend a few plz so i no how much money i can wave gd by to????? :-D
a c 92 U Graphics card
January 23, 2012 9:25:39 PM

you can try the 6570, it will run swtor decently. might not run well on your psu.
January 24, 2012 10:03:26 AM

O right would this one be ok then if I up grade the psu aswell then Sapphire AMD Radeon HD 6570 2GB GDDR3 PCI-E Graphics Card?
a c 76 U Graphics card
January 24, 2012 2:14:07 PM

just make shure that the new psu you want to buy have the same size of the old or it could not fit the case
January 24, 2012 3:38:36 PM

O yeah didn't think bout that lol il get the tape out then
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