New Mobo/Graphic Card

  RitchBee2009 23:49 18 Dec 2008
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My Asus mobo is getting on so I'm looking to upgrade my PC with a new one. Main reason is to get a more modern Graphic's card to play games

I currently have a Radeon9700pro(AGP)I already have a 500w cpu installed.

I've looked at a number of mobo's bundles on Novotech etc, I have a budget of around £200-£300 to spend and would like dual core if possible and a half decent card.

What sort of spec would you need to play most of today's modern games?.

Cheers
Brian

Any advice is welcome

  Audio~~Chip 01:02 19 Dec 2008

Games nowadays are so mixed. Are you intending to play a CDROM or DVDROM purchased game or just them online games. Online games are not too demanding.

  RitchBee2009 01:10 19 Dec 2008

Brothers in arms or Call of duty are my prefs.
DVDROM

  GaT7 01:52 19 Dec 2008

Don't forget to factor in the cost of a better PSU too. You'll need a good quality 500W min PSU with at least one dedicated 6-pin PCI-E connector. G

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