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video card upgrade for dell optiplex gx280


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Hello:) I have a dell optiplex gx280 standard size tower and im looking to upgrade my video card and possibly my power supply if needed. My budget is 100-200 and i usually buy everything from ebay, so its remotely cheap:) I want to upgrade because i want to be able to play my sims 3 game, and my video card just isnt good enough. Could someone please recommend a good video card and power supply(if i need a higher one). Here are my computer specs:


Field Value
Computer
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional
OS Service Pack Service Pack 3
DirectX 4.09.00.0904 (DirectX 9.0c)
Computer Name JOEYLYNN-0E3090 (blah)
User Name Joeylynne

Motherboard
CPU Type Intel Pentium 4 540J, 3200 MHz (16 x 200)
Motherboard Name Dell OptiPlex GX280
Motherboard Chipset Intel Grantsdale-G i915G
System Memory 2038 MB (DDR2 SDRAM)
BIOS Type Phoenix (11/29/05)
Communication Port Communications Port (COM1)
Communication Port ECP Printer Port (LPT1)

Display
Video Adapter Intel® 82915G/GV/910GL Express Chipset Family (128 MB)
Video Adapter Intel® 82915G/GV/910GL Express Chipset Family (128 MB)
3D Accelerator Intel GMA 900
Monitor Samsung SyncMaster 730B (Analog) [17" LCD] (HMEY415668)
Monitor Samsung SyncMaster 730B (Analog) [17" LCD] (HMEY415668)
Monitor Samsung SyncMaster 730B (Analog) [17" LCD] (HMEY415668)

Multimedia
Audio Adapter Intel 82801FB ICH6 - AC'97 Audio Controller [B-1]

Storage
IDE Controller Intel® 82801FB Ultra ATA Storage Controllers - 2651
IDE Controller Intel® 82801FB/FBM Ultra ATA Storage Controllers - 266F
SCSI/RAID Controller MagicISO SCSI Host Controller
Disk Drive WDC WD2500BB-55GUA0 (232 GB, IDE)
Optical Drive MagicISO Virtual DVD-ROM0000
Optical Drive MagicISO Virtual DVD-ROM0001
Optical Drive Optiarc DVD RW AD-7200A
SMART Hard Disks Status OK

Partitions
C: (NTFS) 238464 MB (169697 MB free)

Input
Keyboard HID Keyboard Device
Mouse Microsoft USB IntelliMouse Optical

Network
Network Adapter Broadcom NetXtreme 57xx Gigabit Controller (192.168.1.102)

Peripherals
Printer Microsoft XPS Document Writer
USB1 Controller Intel 82801FB ICH6 - USB Universal Host Controller [B-1]
USB1 Controller Intel 82801FB ICH6 - USB Universal Host Controller [B-1]
USB1 Controller Intel 82801FB ICH6 - USB Universal Host Controller [B-1]
USB1 Controller Intel 82801FB ICH6 - USB Universal Host Controller [B-1]
USB2 Controller Intel 82801FB ICH6 - Enhanced USB2 Controller [B-1]
USB Device Microsoft USB IntelliMouse Optical
USB Device USB Human Interface Device
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