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Upgrade Question..? I looked in many places and it seems that no site can offer me a straight answer. I own a T3830 Desktop E-machines computer. It has 1.5 GB (about) of RAM. It has a 80 GB harddrive and an Intel Extreme Graphics card allready installed. I was wondering if someone could tell me what is the best graphics card I could install on the computer without a lot of hard work involved. If work is involved that is no problem anyway. Thanks!!

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Hello lkou14,

Well, basically you are only restricted by your budget ;) If your CPU is high-end, or at least above 1.5Mhz, take a look at THIS page for some nifty cards.

Most of them use the PCI express slot although I think one of the uses the AGP slot. Take a look and decide for yourself. The greater the memory, the better the performance, but the price goes up as well...I personally like the GeForce 9600GT, as I use it myself. Great rendering, smooth gameplay, etc. But in the end, the choice is yours :)

Should you have any further questions, please feel free to post them here. Please do not assign a rating until you feel your problem is resolved. I will try my best to help you further if need be.

If you are satisfied with my solution or have no other questions, please close the problem by assigning a FIXYA rating for my solution. I would be very grateful for your show of appreciation.

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IrishDruid

Posted on Apr 19, 2008

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    Swilin Sampson Apr 19, 2008

    Oops...I meant 1.5GHz...sorry, my bad...

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