Solved Graphics Upgrade, currently 9500 GT, 130$ Tags: Graphics Cards World Of Warcraft Geforce Graphics Last response: May 22, 2012 7:56 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Tagrun May 22, 2012 1:31:07 AM Hello, Currently rocking out to a Geforce 9500 GT looking to upgrade to get decent boosts and destroy my graphics in SWTOR, WoW, and Tribes. Looking for below 130$ if possible. Power supply is peak 300. Thanks More about : graphics upgrade 9500 130 ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card a b Ý World of Warcraft May 22, 2012 2:05:26 AM what CPU do you have? Tagrun May 22, 2012 2:07:59 AM Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q8200 @ 2.33GHz (4 CPUs), ~2.3GHz Memory: 6144MB RAM And if its not my graphics card that needs updating then what? I am getting weird lag in Tribes, and in Open world SWTOR. Related resources Upgrading from an Nvidia 9500GT . Looking to spend $ 130 -$180 - Forum Upgrading 9500GT , £100- 130 Budget - Forum Upgrade from a Geforce 9500 GS for desktop - Forum Nvidia gforce 9500 gt upgrade - Forum GeForce 9500GT Upgrade Advice - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mogen1000 May 22, 2012 2:15:26 AM under $130 is hard. You should try for a 7770 Best solution ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card a b Ý World of Warcraft May 22, 2012 2:30:06 AM under $130 is not hard at all good AMD 6670 is a good jump up from the nvidia 9500GT (performance would be below the ATI 5570 in the chart below). better AMD 7750 both draw similar power and don't need an external power connector (they get all their power from the motherboard) SCII (also by Blizzard) would have similar hardware demands as WoW power draws are minimal Tagrun May 22, 2012 4:35:36 PM Best answer selected by Tagrun. Tagrun May 22, 2012 4:40:06 PM ct1615 said:under $130 is not hard at all good AMD 6670 is a good jump up from the nvidia 9500GT (performance would be below the ATI 5570 in the chart below). better AMD 7750 both draw similar power and don't need an external power connector (they get all their power from the motherboard) SCII (also by Blizzard) would have similar hardware demands as WoW http://tpucdn.com/reviews/HIS/HD_7750_iCooler/images/sc2_1680_1050.gif power draws are minimal http://tpucdn.com/reviews/HIS/HD_7750_iCooler/images/power_peak.gif Thanks so much for the informative reply. 100 bucks for the 7750, pretty damn good. How much "better" is that than my current card? ct1615 a c 235 U Graphics card a b Ý World of Warcraft May 22, 2012 7:56:29 PM if you look on the Graphics Card Hierarchy Chart, its a good deal better http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-graphics-car... the 9500GT would be similar to the GT520 in the chart below Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUpgrade from nvidia 9500GT 512MB to HD 6670 DDR5 1 GB ForumA 4.1 GHz Dual Core at $ 130 - Can it be True? ForumUpgrading from an EVGA 9500 GT (need advice!) ForumUpgrading 9500GT , 100USD Budget ForumBest upgrade to replace 9500 Pro ForumIs the BFG - GeForce 8600 GT OC Graphics Card worth $ 130 ForumUpgrade form ATI radeon X300 SE to EVGA GeForce 9500 GT ? ForumNeed help for upgrading my current Graphics Card ForumHey guys quick upgrade question Forum[Solved] Graphics Card Rec... ForumLooking to upgrade my GPU, for Diablo III ForumGraphics card for around £120 budget ForumLooking for a new graphics card ForumRecommended Graphics card? (for diablo 3) ForumBSOD due to graphics? 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 !