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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161197 You might need a new psu as well..But that card should play Portal perfectly.. Just a thought though, as a pci card would be "fine," it's just severely limited in bandwidth to the system. Remember to mark answered questions as solved if something helped you to speed up the answer queue for other customers*** Message 3 of 8 (22,331 Views) 0 Kudos JRocxx New Member Related Resources solved Dell Dimension E310 Video Card Upgrade solved Best low profile video card for old Dell Dimension E310 solved Dell Dimension E310 - Needs graphics card upgrade GeForce 9400GT http://mffonline.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-e310-upgrading-graphics-card.php

I used this to help me with my problem,http://www1.us.dell.com/content/products/productdetails.aspx/entdt_e310?c=us&cs=19&l=en&s=dhsbut I would like more opinions. Remember to mark answered questions as solved if something helped you to speed up the answer queue for other customers*** Message 2 of 8 (22,332 Views) 0 Kudos hockeycanuckjc Emerging Expert Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now I just want u to get the best card for ur system.

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Sparkle GeForce 9400 GT Video Card - 1GB DDR2, PCI, DVI, VGA in Dell Dimension 3100 Ive been using this card for an old Dell Dimension E310. 3g of processer, 2g Nope, I don't really do maps, I've done a few very simple ones just to see how it works, but nothing that anyone would ever play on. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Anyways yeah they told me it would work and put it in and they only charged me $20 even though I could do it myself but im not really sure they of the story. i have one more question tho, how can i tell where my PCI Slot is? You can just put the card into an empty one, or just pull an unused one out __________________ __________________ Amd Phenom ii 940 3.0 Stock cooler :( :( :( XFX Geforce

Is there even one open? Dell Dimension E310 Specs Join the community here. Your "why bother modding" comment makes me smile a bit...almost everything I own I've modified in some way to better suit me, so it's in my nature. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/386135-33-video-card-dell-dimension-e310 i would go with a 400 watt just in case.

Similar Topics Dell Dimension E310 - upgrading graphics card, power supply question Aug 8, 2010 Graphics card for dimension e310 Nov 16, 2008 Dell Dimension E310 Graphics Card Upgrade Jun 11, The E310 has two PCI and one PCI-E x1 slots. yeah, your totally right Rage 3K Moiz, I looked over every review earlier and not sure how I missed that, but it pretty much looks like I'm in the same boat You simply do not know with whom you are discussing a problem...

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Battlefield 2 system requirements says you need a ATI Radeon or GeForce graphics card, but the many different kinds I've seen don't seem to be compatable with the E310. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/video-card-upgrade-for-dell-dimension-e310.54690/ I was told on the Dell forums Dell under rate there power supplies. Dell Dimension E310 Manual That is strange though, because my e310 has only a std pci slot, no pci-e slot. Pcie X1 Graphics Card Just do this.

You may also... http://mffonline.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-8300-graphics-card-upgrade.php That's one thing that I am extra careful with because there is not a full slot and of course no locking tab to provide extra support for the card. How do you do it? Here's one that I found: http://www.neutronexpress.com/prod.cfm/373019/MATROX/G55-MDDE32/32MB_PCI_EXPRESS_X1_VIDEO_CARD_BULKIf I remember correctly, the minimum requirement for video memory is 64MB.

So, for example, you could get this adapter and pair it up with a card like this. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Graphics Cards Today's Posts Upgrading Graphics card in a Dimension E310 ByGeekieNick101 Aug 8, 2006 Hi, this is my first time ever posting in Stay logged in MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Hardware > MajorGeeks.Com Menu MajorGeeks.Com \ All In One Tweaks \ Android \ Anti-Malware click site I shouldn't have used that as an example and I apologize.

TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Disable the onboard/integrated video card in the device manager * Right click the My Computer icon * Click Properties * Click the Hardware tab and/or the Device Manager button * Open If I can find an e310 (or just the mobo) sometime for free/cheap then I could mod the slot and report back, it'd be a fun project Jul 9, 2009

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I can play any game, like Crazy Taxi 3, Deus ex invisible war. Did you remove the 'Intel(R)Graphics Media Accelerator Driver', then turn off the computer and then install the video card?Im just wanting to make sure before I remove the display driver cause Theoretically this operation could be done with anything that will be able to cut through the back of the card slot but the dremel made this a real quick and painless http://forums.nvidia.com/index.php?showtopic=82789 http://www.techpowerup.com/73862/Sparkle_Presents_GeForce_8400_GS_PCI_Express_x1.html Jul 8, 2009 #18 vnf4ultra TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,388 Since the adapter acts as a small riser, a low profile card is then used.

Would this work? I have read this post and another reguarding this issue, and in the other post (a slightly different Dell) they were recommending an EVGA GeForce 7600 GT CO 256MB GDDR3 SLI Click Here! 09-06-2009, 12:38 PM #3 xFLuRRy Baseband Member Join Date: Sep 2009 Posts: 26 Re: Best Value Graphics Upgrade for my Dell Dimension E310 Thanks a ton! http://mffonline.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-e310-series-video-card-upgrade.php An alternative would be the Geforce FX5500.

it took the corsair XMS2 DDR2 (2GB for now) pretty good..i recommend also to upgrade to 64-Bit if go any higher..XP or vista, but remember Windows7 is coming out and make None of this is WOW in general for modern PC's. But I am nearly positive it will. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now

All Rights Reserved. since you only have a pci slot, i suggest fx5500.Roger Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - RE by cubs123 / January 27, 2006 6:24 AM PST In reply to: I have all the requried specs except my graphic card but I don't know which/what kind to buy.