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I have a 6 year old Systemax Venture computer. I need to add or update the graphics card. What graphics card would you suggest and is it attached to the mother board?


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Yes the slot for the graphics card is attached to the motherboard. It depends if your motherboard supports AGP / PCI Express cards.  For AGP Slot, I recommend Sapphire Radeon HD 3850 512MB AGP
     The new Radeon HD 3850 AGP card is the first to bring Direct X 10.1 capable graphics to the market. Sure, it isn't the fastest on the market, but it does support 512MB and offers good overall performance. The card also uses a single slot design that is a big benefit over the larger double wide card designs.
     If your motherboard supports PCI Express, The NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GSO GPU offers a powerfully immersive entertainment experience designed for extreme high-definition gaming and video playback. Play the hottest DirectX 10 games with awesome speed and watch the latest HD DVD and Blu-ray movies with brilliant clarity. Featuring next generation GeForce and PureVideo HD technologies, the GeForce 9600 GSO GPU puts amazing graphics performance within your reach. 
I'd really like to answer all your questions, but I need the model number to know what your system is capable of upgrading to.

In fact, I can even do better if you provide the serial number.

Any other specs you may have would be appreciated, but those two items should provide enough info for me to make some good recommendations.

Also, what are you planning to do with the system? What is your main reason for using this computer and why do you need to upgrade the video?

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