I want to upgrade my graphics card so I can actually get on with some decent gaming.
My question is, what is the best or fastest video/graphics card for gaming with high display settings
and watching movies, that my cpu and/or motherboard can handle?
I want to be sure the one I buy is compatible with my computer before I purchase it
I upgrade to a new graphics card
I live in india and my budget is Rs.7,000 only
Here are my CURRENT specs :-
Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1
System Manufacturer: OEM
System Model: OEM
BIOS: Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG
Processor: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5700 @ 3.00GHz (2 CPUs), ~3.0GHz 2mb casch memory
Memory: 4096MB RAM
Simmtronic G31 motherboard with 2.0pci slot
Hitachi 500gb hard disc
Lg dvd writer Model: HL-DT-ST DVD-RAM GH22NP20 ATA Device
Card name: ATI Radeon HD 4300/4500 Series
Manufacturer: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Chip type: ATI display adapter (0x9553)
DAC type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_1002&DEV_9553&SUBSYS_3092174B&REV_00
Display Memory: 2424 MB
Dedicated Memory: 1017 MB
Shared Memory: 1407 MB
Current Mode: 1360 x 768 (32 bit) (60Hz)
Monitor Name: LG W1943(Analog)
Monitor Model: W1943
Monitor Id: GSM4BAD
Native Mode: 1360 x 768(p) (60.015Hz)
Output Type: HD15
for your current pc: radeon hd 5670 1 gb gddr5 or radeon hd 6570 1 gb ddr3/gddr5. if you have a good 450-500w psu (e.g. 80+ rated, active pfc, well reputed brand like corsair, enermax, seasonic), radeon hd 5770/6770.
for playing games at high gfx settings, bigger display - you'll need to upgrade your pc from cpu to everything.