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Upgrade or buy a new computer?

by PANAD3RO / March 10, 2012 9:15 AM PST

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Games are largely dependent on GPU power so
by VAPCMD / March 10, 2012 11:38 PM PST

if you could find a video card that works with your system using the stock 250W PSU....that could help significantly. You can check out some GPUs here.....

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gaming-graphics-card-review,3107.html

If you pick a more powerful GPU....you'd probably have to bump up your PSU too . . . . adding another $50 to $100 or so. The good thing is those components would usually be transferable to another PC should you decide to buy or build another PC.

http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c00840496.pdf

VAPCMD

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by zaidi14 / March 13, 2012 10:16 PM PDT

I think Buying a new PC is better than Upgrading it.

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same as zaidi14
by artorange / March 14, 2012 2:13 AM PDT

I would go with the new computer , remember that all electronics have a definite lifespan!

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