Graphics card upgrade for Dell Studio 540 Tags: Graphics Cards Dell Graphics Last response: January 22, 2013 8:46 PM in Graphics & Displays Share builditfilmitM January 22, 2013 8:39:08 PM Hello, I'm looking to upgrade my Dell Studio 540's graphics card. I don't really know where to begin, so I'm looking for suggestions. Here are the specs of my PC: Intel Core 2 Quad Q8200 2.33 Ghz 2.34 Ghz 6 GB Ram ATI Radeon HD 4600 Series Currently I play The Sims 3, and it runs somewhat well, but with several slowdowns. I'm looking to play the new SimCity game and would need a card that meets above game specifications: SimCity (2013) Requirements ATI Radeon HD 2x00 or better* nVidia 7800 or better* Intel Series 4 integrated graphics or better* Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance. More about : graphics card upgrade dell studio 540 builditfilmitM January 22, 2013 8:41:17 PM Additional Info Budget: Around $200 Monitor Res: 1600x900 but would like to upgrade to a 1080p monitor shADy81 January 22, 2013 8:46:18 PM Hi You already have it right there, everything is more then the requirements. I'm guessing your slow downs in the Sims may be something more to do with your HDD showing its age then your GPU or CPU. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumDell Studio 540 Graphics /PSU Upgrade ForumDell Studio 540 and a graphics card upgrade . ForumUpgrading a Dell Studio 540 graphics card , maybe PSU too ForumAdding a graphics card to a dell studio slim 540 s ForumUpgrade Graphics Dell Studio 540 for 2560 X 1600 res ForumDell Studio 540 Graphics upgrade ForumDell studio 540 upgradable cheap graphic card ForumNew Graphics Card ! Dell Studio 540 ForumGraphic Card Dell Studio 540 ForumDell Studio 540 PSU upgrade ForumUpgrading GPU in a dell Studio 540 ForumMax res graphics for Dell Studio 540 ForumWill a PCIe 3.0 card work in a PCIe x16 slot? Forum[Solved] Best Video Card for older Desktop Forum[Solved] Graphics card for i7-3770 + gaming ForumLow end graphics card advice ForumWhich graphics card for a 3D TV? ForumA good graphics card,plz suggest ForumVideo Card - Three Screens Forum[Solved] Graphics card temperatures skyrocket 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 !