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Originally Posted by Flynny;12971309 
Yea, I would hesitate running a 5770 on that. Does it even have a PCIE 6 pin? I would look for the best card you can find that doesn't need extra power from a 6 pin.

Thats what i was thinking, im running an intel dual core (i forget the model) but there used to be an 8600gt but it died a few months ago. In the time in between here and there, a gt210 has been used, and its not really good enough to say the least.

I might have a look for another one, or are they a bit outdated now?

And what is a possible more modern alternative for the 8600gt?
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Have a look at the 5670 , it doesn´t need external power and would be a very noticeable upgrade.

http://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Graphics+Cards/ATI/ATI+5600+Series/Sapphire+ATI+Radeon+HD+5670+512MB+GDDR5+PCI-Express+Graphics+Card+?productId=39374

Also have a look at the graphics card ranking to see where it´s sitting in the performance scale.

http://www.overclock.net/graphics-cards-general/502403-graphics-card-ranking-5th-time-last.html
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