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Windows 7: Need new graphics card for 3 monitor setup

11 May 2015   #1
Jakew2015

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
Need new graphics card for 3 monitor setup

I'm pretty sure it's been narrowed down to my graphics card being bad from the following post: BSOD - Random - Usually When Playing Video

So, I guess I need to buy a new one. Any advice? I currently have two 17" Dell 1280x1024 LCD monitors and a 40" Sony 1920x1080 LCD TV hooked up for watching movies/tv shows. My current card is in my system specs. I just want to be capable of standard tasks on the two 17's and 1080p video on the 40 at the cheapest possible.

Thanks


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11 May 2015   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

I recommend anything made by EVGA, preferably something in the 700 or 900 series.

A 750 Ti would be a great choice.

http://www.evga.com/default.asp

EVGA - Products - EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti w/ EVGA ACX Cooling - 02G-P4-3755-KR

Could you please let us know your make and model of power supply.
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12 May 2015   #3
Boozad

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM
 
 

And your budget.
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12 May 2015   #4
Jakew2015

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
I recommend anything made by EVGA, preferably something in the 700 or 900 series.

A 750 Ti would be a great choice.

http://www.evga.com/default.asp

EVGA - Products - EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti w/ EVGA ACX Cooling - 02G-P4-3755-KR

Could you please let us know your make and model of power supply.
That looks like a great one but I'd really prefer to be under $100. I basically want the minimum to do what I want to do. No gaming at all. Just standard tasks and video. How would I find the make/model of the power supply?
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12 May 2015   #5
Jakew2015

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

I've had this computer for 6 years with no upgrades/replacements by the way.
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12 May 2015   #6
oscer1

win 7 64 bit
 
 

hi take the side cover off and their should be a sticker on the power supply that will give you the information.
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12 May 2015   #7
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

You can search the EVGA site for any card in your price range.

Example of the power supply sticker :)


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12 May 2015   #8
Jakew2015

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

The power supply is Delta GPS-400BB A.

So, any of the <$50 cards on the EVGA site are more than capable of 3 monitors and HD video?
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12 May 2015   #9
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

I don`t know about that, you`d have to read the specs on each card you look at.

Research, research, research :)

Is this the PSU ?

YeongYang - GPS-400BB-A ATX 12V Switch Power Supply - Professional manufacturer of computer case

If so, you only have 1 6 pin pci-E power cable to work with to plug into any card you buy, but a lot of cards do not need to be powered, they get the power from the motherboard.
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12 May 2015   #10
Jakew2015

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

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