Graphics Card for Playing Sims 3

By techalpha69
Sep 10, 2009
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  1. what is a good graphic card for playing sims 3

    For a PCI slot
    Direct X 9.0
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,749   +156

  3. techalpha69

    techalpha69 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 24

    forgot to say this a DDR or can use a DDR2 graphic card also?
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,749   +156

    Yes you can, it all depends on your budget too
  5. electromagnetic

    electromagnetic TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 201

    What is your PC system specifications.

    Dell HP ?





    Windows Supported Video Cards
    NVIDIA GeForce series

    FX 5900, FX 5950
    6200, 6500, 6600, 6800
    7200, 7300, 7600, 7800, 7900, 7950
    8400, 8500, 8600, 8800
    9300, 9400, 9500, 9600, 9800
    G100, GT 120, GT 130, GTS 150
    GTS 250, GTX 260, GTX 280, GTX 285, GTX 295

    ATI Radeon™ series

    9500, 9600, 9800
    X300, X600, X700, X800, X850
    X1300, X1600, X1800, X1900, X1950
    2400, 2600, 2900
    3450, 3650, 3850, 3870
    4850, 4870
  6. techalpha69

    techalpha69 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 24

    compaq presario SR1123WM it only has 3 PCI slots
    PC2700 256
    40gb harddrive
  7. jassinlive

    jassinlive Newcomer, in training

    it is retarded. i have a hd 3450 and i can get good fps, but because my vista runs 2.2ghz it isn't enough and it lags like a fag
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