Help me choose a new graphics card

By AmpFeare
Jan 20, 2012
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  1. my specs

    CPU
    AMD Phenom II X6 1055T 2.6 ghz
    Thuban 45nm Technology

    RAM
    4.00 GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 713MHz (9-9-9-24)

    61 °C
    Graphics
    Acer S201HL (1280x720@59Hz)
    ATI Radeon HD 5770 Series (ATI AIB)

    PSU is 750 watts

    im just wondering how far i can upgrade my gfx card with my 750 watt psu. thanks everyone
  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,823   +1,434

    Radeon HD 6990
    GeForce GTX 590
  3. Relic

    Relic TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,392   +16

    You didn't specify what power supply you have so I will assume it's from a reputable vendor in which case enthusiast cards should work. However your current monitor the Acer S201HL has a max resolution of 1600x900 which would make those cards an overkill imo.


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