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Getin a new graphics card to play WOW


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CKThomas

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Yea im looking to upgrade my computer so it can play WOW and I need a new graphics card but i have no idea what kind and if thats all i need...

im looking for a cheap way to play WoW semi-smooth

any help would be appreciated

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System Information
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Time of this report: 5/23/2008, 23:00:11
Machine name: DONUT
Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 2 (2600.xpsp_sp2_gdr.070227-2254)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: Compaq Presario 061
System Model: PC139A-ABA SR1115CL NA430
BIOS: Phoenix - Award BIOS v6.00PG
Processor: AMD Athlon™ XP 2800+, MMX, 3DNow, ~2.1GHz
Memory: 448MB RAM
Page File: 542MB used, 513MB available
Windows Dir: C:\WINDOWS
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
DxDiag Version: 5.03.2600.2180 32bit Unicode

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Display Devices
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Card name: VIA/S3G UniChrome IGP
Manufacturer: VIA/S3G
Chip type: VIA/S3G UniChrome IGP
DAC type: Internal
Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_1106&DEV_7205&SUBSYS_81181043&REV_01
Display Memory: 64.0 MB
Current Mode: 1024 x 768 (16 bit) (85Hz)
Monitor: COMPAQ FS7555 17in. CRT Monitor
Monitor Max Res: 1280,1024
Driver Name: vtdisp.dll
Driver Version: 6.14.0010.0194 (English)
DDI Version: 9 (or higher)
Driver Attributes: Final Retail
Driver Date/Size: 12/7/2004 21:08:48, 3448192 bytes
WHQL Logo'd: Yes
WHQL Date Stamp: n/a
VDD: n/a
Mini VDD: vtmini.sys
Mini VDD Date: 12/7/2004 21:08:58, 172672 bytes
Device Identifier: {D7B71FE6-3145-11CF-3173-12A1A0C2CB35}
Vendor ID: 0x1106
Device ID: 0x7205
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just found out i need more RAM how much is that gona cost

Edited by CKThomas, 24 May 2008 - 08:50 PM.

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try Crucial

Then try the free scan, it will tell you what you could do with upgrading

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Thank you soo much I have one ordered and on its way, but i still dont know what kind of graphics card i need to play WoW...
all i know is thats it needs a PCI graphics card (and i dont rly know what that means)
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Thank you soo much I have one ordered and on its way, but i still dont know what kind of graphics card i need to play WoW...
all i know is thats it needs a PCI graphics card (and i dont rly know what that means)


What did you get? a GeForce 6200 is the best PCI GPU on the market, and it is pretty old.
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