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Can't tell. hp pavilion 15-n278sa vagrancyxAug 14, 2014, 7:55 PM moozilbee said: You can't upgrade the graphics card on most laptops without turning them into basically a non portable laptop. Since the link you gave is NewEgg Canada (I'm from Canada too) I will give you links to PSU's from there. Often their prices are the lowest, and they have Uber Price Beat which if you provide them with a URL of an advertised lower price they will not only match the his comment is here

Ask a new question Read More Video Games Graphics Cards Related Resources How to know if psu and graphic card will fit your pc solved How do I know which graphics Best answer vagrancyxAug 15, 2014, 6:52 PM they might not sell them to actually upgrade. long wait time for shipping for cheaper price is OK. I have just one more request. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-3035649/motherboard-graphics-card.html

I really cant thank you enough. I'm living in DK. We've talked about bottlenecking once or twice before, but the above video from NCIX Tech Tips does a good job of showing it in action. will that close this thread?if i insist of using my TV, what should i then look for when buying a new one ?

Best answer techgeekMar 14, 2016, 4:06 PM Had a look at that system, A 400W power supply?!? GPU's I'v never seen them be vary quit for awhile then suddenly coil wine. So if the difference is $10, they'll give you $1 more off the competitors price. compillitApr 18, 2016, 10:52 PM sorry about that guys, my power supply is evga supernova 850 g2 80 plus gold. @ maxalge yes I plugged into the video card and not

and thank you very much for you very nice and through reply. you can get a lemon just like with anything else I guess but is it common enough that people are like crossing their fingers hoping their card is good? solved Should I upgrade cpu or graphics card? http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-3050292/graphics-card-fits.html As far as upgrading the CPU I haven't found much, but I imagine you could bump up to the A8-5545M maybe the A8-6*** but other than that..not too sure.

Fact: How Much Can Free PC Tweaks Improve Gaming Performance? Help?? http://www.ebay.com/itm/AMD-A8-5550M-Mobile-Laptop-CPU-2100-MHz-AM5550DEC44HL-/281337548117?pt=CPUs&hash=item4181064d55 IshTingAug 15, 2014, 6:58 PM Thanks for the help. The … Read more Read more As you probably know, while your graphics card is the biggest determinant of gaming performance, it isn't the only thing that matters.

compillitApr 19, 2016, 1:55 AM hi, I'm wondering if I might have a power issue. http://www.tomsguide.com/answers/id-2220745/upgrade-laptop-graphics-card.html Weird problem I can't solve. If your sitting at your desktop doing nothing, and its making that coil wine, more then likely its your PSU, but if you say open a game and the coil wine I quickly plugged in the specs of your system into the PSU calculator I use and it comes out at 385W.

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good night and thank you. However they are located in Calgary, so shipping may take longer is you are east of Manitoba. Usually you'll find them on ebay.. weblink More resources See also solved How do i know if my pc can handle this graphic card !

Most differences in cards are in base speeds, some are overclocked a bit from factory but cost more, warranty, game bundles, cooling. solved Desktop power supply to graphics card solved Would this graphics card be suitable for this power supply? Graphics card?

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Can't really tell you what to upgrade to unless I know the model/chipset.APU's aren't great CPU's for processing power..their strength is their integrated graphics. solved Cant see any video what so ever even with another card that i know works Can't use graphics card aswell as motherboard for display anymore More resources See also solved and thanks to everyone else who took the time to post or even just check to see what my problem was in the hopes of fixing it. thanks for your time Best answer SR-71 BlackbirdApr 19, 2016, 1:58 AM YES the 6+2 's have to be all plugged into the card for it to work , the extra

Ask ! Would this one fit?http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showproduct.php?prodid=CP-355-AM vagrancyxAug 14, 2014, 8:23 PM you cannot use desktop CPU's in a mobile CPU socket. Nor would I use a supply that only supplied only 15W more than the recommended, not even if it was a Tier 1 supply. http://techvividglobalservices.com/solved-cant/solved-cant-see-mp3-tags.html on a few higher end laptops you can upgrade the gpu and not have a lot of issues..granted I'm talking ASUS ROG style laptops.in any case on this HP one I

AnonymousMar 14, 2016, 4:54 PM techgeek said: No problem. I'm really struggling to find any AMD laptop APUs for some reason. solved how would i know if card fits in computer? Ask !

maxalgeApr 18, 2016, 10:43 PM compillit said: hi thanks for your reply. you can get a lemon just like with anything else I guess but is it common enough that people are like crossing their fingers hoping their card is good? Check out the video above to see more. Since the link you gave is NewEgg Canada (I'm from Canada too) I will give you links to PSU's from there.

Get the answer AnonymousMar 14, 2016, 3:34 PM Viking2121 said: This isn't really an answer, But something that normally starts to coil wine in a PC is usually the PSU. solved Please tell me about power supplies/graphics wattage solved What graphics card with i5 3570 and 400w power supply solved Need help picking power supply for graphics card Tom's Hardware Around As far as upgrading the CPU I haven't found much, but I imagine you could bump up to the A8-5545M maybe the A8-6*** but other than that..not too sure. Christian_50May 5, 2016, 3:26 PM i actually mean both physically and compability i'm not into computers anymore, and need some help to buy a new GFX card, that is an upgrade

should i upgrade both? I tried to go into BIOS to turn off the onboard graphics but cant find anything about graphics in there. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get You can probably get another 10-20% speed boost for the same money.I would also suggest you upgrade the monitor to a good quality larger 1080 resolution one, the gaming experience will