Video card upgrade geforce 6600, help, suggestions Tags: Graphics Cards Geforce Thermaltake Graphics Last response: October 30, 2012 5:25 AM in Graphics & Displays Share MINDGAM3 October 28, 2012 7:55:11 PM Hello, my pc is as follows ECS 945P-A (V3.0) intel core 2 duo 3.4ghz 3.0 gb ddr2 thermaltake 430w psu geforce 6600 < ANCIENT pci-e 2.0 x16 my video card is ANCIENT and needs to be upgraded, it can just manage dota2, on the lowest settings im concidering GeForce GTS 450 what can my pc handle?, i would upgrade the psu if necessary any help or suggestions appreciated thanks from australia More about : video card upgrade geforce 6600 suggestions HelpSeeker_96 October 30, 2012 3:07:09 AM hi there MINDGAM3 !! wud u mind telling ur budget ?? Maximus_Delta October 30, 2012 3:50:57 AM What ever you do - Never Settle !! Make sure you get an AMD GPU. Related resources Video card died, suggestions for an upgrade - Forum Looking for video card upgrade suggestions - Forum Video card upgrade suggestions (WoW) - Forum upgrade core 2 duo 6600 or geforce 8600 gts ? - Forum Q 6600 @3.6Ghz, whats the best video card that won't be bottlenecked? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer MINDGAM3 October 30, 2012 3:55:03 AM AS its an older system i just want to prolong the life for a short while longer before i do a full overhaul $200 would have to be max budget, as id surely have to upgrade my psu im currently concidering upgrading to an GIGABYTE NVIDIA GTX460 factory OC and a 700W psu thanks for your quick reply Maximus_Delta October 30, 2012 3:58:25 AM Make sure you get an AMD GPU. "Never Settle". Do your homework. 7000 series. MINDGAM3 October 30, 2012 4:22:52 AM the hd 7000 series are all pcie 3.0 my board is pcie 2.0 wouldn't it be a waste as the card would only perform at 2.0 level? Maximus_Delta October 30, 2012 4:30:36 AM No.. it makes no differene what so ever have pcie 2.0 as opposed to 3. I am at 8x on each card (rather that 16x pcie 2 u would be on with one card) - not bottle knecked at all by the pcie bus MINDGAM3 October 30, 2012 5:25:07 AM now also considering ASUS Radeon HD7850 2GB Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew video card upgrade suggestions ? ForumUpgrading from Geforce N 6600 GT DDR3 AGP ForumVideo Card suggestions for old Dell Pentium III 98SE machine ForumNON GAMING Video Card Suggestions Please! ForumHelp ! Q 6600 upgrade for gaming? ForumVideo card suggestions please ForumNeed recommendation on Geforce 6600 upgrade ForumNew video card : suggestions ? ForumUpgrading old graphics card - need suggestions ForumGeforce FX 6600 GT new driver problem ForumTime to upgrade my video card -need some help ForumEVGA FTW or Gigabyte GTX 670? ForumGtx 670 help. ForumGraphics card overheating ForumNew graphics card no display 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 !