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Need a list of gpu with pixel shader 3.0

I want to play games such as Magic The Gathering 2012 on my PC but when I check the specs, everything exceeds the minimum System Requirements except for the graphics.

I need a list of GPUs with pixel shader 3.0 thats compatible with my system.

Here's my dxdiag log:


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System Information
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Time of this report: 7/7/2012, 18:01:35
Machine name: VIPER-PC
Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1 (7601.win7sp1_gdr.120330-1504)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: System manufacturer
System Model: System Product Name
BIOS: BIOS Date: 04/28/10 16:57:44 Ver: 08.00.12
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz (4 CPUs), ~2.4GHz
Memory: 4096MB RAM
Available OS Memory: 4086MB RAM
Page File: 2096MB used, 6073MB available
Windows Dir: C:\Windows
DirectX Version: DirectX 11
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
User DPI Setting: Using System DPI
System DPI Setting: 96 DPI (100 percent)
DWM DPI Scaling: Disabled
DxDiag Version: 6.01.7601.17514 64bit Unicode


I'm thinking of buying a card w/ Nvidia GTX 550Ti w/ 2GB VRAM,
but I'm not sure if that will suffice...what do you think guys?


Any feedback is much appreciated.

Thanks! :D
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  1. Please delete most of that DXDIAG report, as it is pretty useless and just takes precious space. The only useful info was:

    Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
    Memory: 4 GB
    Resolution: 1366x768

    I'll also need to know whether your computer is standard size, what power supply you got and how much you wanted to spend.

    Oh, and by the way, all graphics card that have been made in last 5 years support that pixel shader.
  2. What do u mean standard size? Is it the form factor of the motherboard?
    If it is, mine is: uATX Form Factor
    9.6 inch x 7.6 inch ( 24.4 cm x 19.3 cm )
    ASUS P5KPL AM-EPU

    PSU:
    Cooler Master GX 550W
    (for more info: http://www.coolermaster.com/product.php?product_id=6641)
  3. Form factor of the computer case. Is it standard case or small case?? How much do you want to spend?
  4. the size of the case is important because if it is a slim case that can only fit low profile cards, it will limit your choices quite alot. only slower cards are availble in low profile versions...
  5. Casing:
    ATX /Micro-ATX
    Cooler Master Elite 371
    ( http://www.coolermaster.com/product.php?product_id=6692 )

    Budget:
    Hmmm.... Around $140.00 (USD) I guess?
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  7. Just a curious question though, aren't there any known issues for using ATi with a PC using Intel? I mean, ATi was manufactured now by AMD.

    Thanks for the suggestion btw.. :D
  8. Nop, there aren't any issues whatsoever.
  9. Ok. Thanks.. :D
  10. Best answer selected by ken09_uematsu.
  11. Glad I helped :).
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