What is an optimal graphics card for my computer Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Product Last response: February 23, 2012 7:34 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Wulfen91 February 23, 2012 3:28:35 PM I am looking for a new graphics card due to my old one having an overheating problem. I am looking for a graphics card around 80-120$ for gaming. -Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1 (7601.win7sp1_gdr.110622-1506) -System Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard -System Model: p7-1110 -BIOS: Ver: CAR_714.ROM vCAR7.14 -Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2120 CPU @ 3.30GHz (4 CPUs), ~3.3GHz -Memory: 6144MB RAM -Available OS Memory: 6050MB RAM 500W Power supply, and i use my TV as my monitor. More about : optimal graphics card computer FlintIronStagg a b U Graphics card February 23, 2012 3:31:11 PM What brand power supply and.resolution of tv? Also if.your.old gpu.is overheating have you tried blowing the heatsink out or reapplying.the thermal paste? Wulfen91 February 23, 2012 3:32:52 PM Zumax is the brand of power supply. Resolution is 1920x1080. No I haven't, it is an nvidia 8800GT Related resources What is the optimal graphics card for i3 2100? - Forum Optimal Graphics card for a poor CPU - Forum ASUS Optimal BIOS setting causing BSOD - Forum Optimal temperatures - Forum Optimal Screen Resolution - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer lycros a b U Graphics card February 23, 2012 3:46:52 PM Reapplying some thermal paste might be the cheapest option. But if you want a new card in that range I'd go for 6770/6790. Wulfen91 February 23, 2012 3:49:08 PM Any links to some tutorials on how to apply the thermal paste? maxinexus a b U Graphics card February 23, 2012 3:56:34 PM I would not go lower than 6850. You will have to skip few lunches but it is worth the extra $20 over your budget. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... jyjjy a c 377 U Graphics card February 23, 2012 4:00:30 PM For 1080p I would recommend spending slightly more for at least the HD6850 and preferably the HD6870. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Wulfen91 February 23, 2012 4:47:50 PM And it will run okay with the specs of my computer? jyjjy a c 377 U Graphics card February 23, 2012 7:34:15 PM As long as that psu isn't a truly terrible 500w those cards would be fine. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat has happened to my Graphics Card (GTX-670) ForumOptimal GIGABYTE GA-X58A-UD3R SATA port connection and BIOS setup ForumWhat CPU for optimal usage of GPU? ForumWhat to look for in a video/ graphics card ? ForumMost optimal upgrade to a 1055t for Skryim w/ mods ForumOptimal Case for gaming computer Forum1Gb vs 2Gb graphics ForumIs this an overheating graphics card? ForumConnecting graphic card with av recevier to enjoy sound ForumIs this Graphic Card Good? ForumBF3 computer keeps freezing after half a hour of play Forum[Solved] Computer Won't Boot with 560ti 448 ForumHello, my computer keeps on restarting when playing battlefield 3, bat ForumWhich graphic card should i buy? ForumIs there another card sli compatible with gtx 560? 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 !