Upgrading from nvidia 8800GT Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: August 21, 2012 11:06 AM in Graphics & Displays Share debian_user August 20, 2012 6:31:53 PM Hi all, I bought my computer about 4 years ago and my graphics card is starting to show its age. Especially with now having a 1080p monitor. I started with a 1024x768 =p O/s windows 7 and debian 6.0.5 squeeze Mobo is a Foxconn nforce 590 SLI, and x64 6400+ 3.2ghz 6GB Monitor is 1920x1080 brand must be nvidia. Catalyst for Linux is very bad. Games I play: skyrim, CS:Go civ 5 MW:2 Budget is roughly 150 time Frame 2 weeks Thanks for your help P.S steam for Linux FTW =D More about : upgrading nvidia 8800gt GreenDutchAlien a c 104 U Graphics card August 20, 2012 6:53:02 PM Hi. What psu do you have ? m 0 l Ironslice a b U Graphics card August 20, 2012 7:05:06 PM GTX 560: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Related resources Want to upgrade a nvidia 8800gt 320mb - Forum XPS 630i - nVidia 8800GT upgrade Gcard? or more? - Forum Nvidia 8800GT failing and upgrade ideas. - Forum Nvidia: Quadro 600, GeForce 9600GT, 8800GT, or GT240 - Forum $300 graphics budget, upgrading full rig from 8800GT 512. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer debian_user August 21, 2012 1:47:09 AM I have I believe at least 650 but I think it might be 800. there isn't a tag on the PSU anymore. I'm sure its pretty powerful if it can power that 8800. the card is as big as the Alienware Case. (it's an aurora 7500-R4) m 0 l GreenDutchAlien a c 104 U Graphics card August 21, 2012 11:06:10 AM Because you don't want AMD the 560 from Ironslice is the best option i think. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBlue Screen of Death while playing Starcraft II (NVIDIA 8800GT) Forum SolvedUpgrading 8800GT card to play call Duty Ghost Forum Decent 8800GT replacement (preferable Nvidia)? Forum What's the next best thing to a Nvidia Geforce 8800GT? Forum SolvedHow much of a bottleneck will my 8800GT be if I upgrade my CPU? Forum Solvedupgrading NVIDIA what to uninstall?? Forum NVIDIA 8800GT Windows 8.1 Driver problem Forum SolvedI am thinking of upgrading from a 1GB AMD RADEON™ R7 250 to a Nvidia GeForce GTX 760 Superclocked ACX 2GB my processor Forum SolvedUpgrading from an 8800gt Forum SolvedNeed opinions in upgrading from 8800GT Forum SolvedUpgrading an NVIDIA Geforce GT 9500, $300 budget Forum SolvedNeed Upgrade from 8800gt Forum SolvedBuying an external Nvidia Graphics Card Upgrading from Intel HD 4000 Forum SolvedUpgrade from 8800GT ? Forum SolvedUpgrading to a Nvidia GTX 760 Forum 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 !