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So the time has come, some of my cards are outdated to the point that I can't play most modern games. I would like to upgrade it just enough to play games like Dayz Standalone and stuff for as cheap as possible so nothing ridiculous as I'm not that into PC Gaming. Anyways I come here to ask for your guys help as I don't have a lot of knowledge when it comes to PC upgrades.

My Basic PC Information
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ProcessorIntel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU 650 @ 3.20GHz
ManufacturerIntel
Speed3.2 GHz
Number of Cores4
Video CardNVIDIA GeForce 310
ManufacturerNVIDIA
ChipsetGeForce 310
Dedicated Memory512 MB
Total Memory3.1 GB
Memory6.1 GB
Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 (build 7601), 64-bit
Service Pack1
Size64 Bit
EditionHome Premium
Display Maximum Resolution1920 x 1080
DVDELBY CLONEDRIVE SCSI CdRom Device
CDELBY CLONEDRIVE SCSI CdRom Device
Drive 1
Size687.2 GB
Free383.3 GB
Drive 2
Size11.4 GB
Free4.2 GB

All that I really need is a new Graphics card as everything else seems to pass most games but I am up for suggestions.
 
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A new GPU and presumably PSU will be good choices. How much are you willing to spend on upgrades?
 
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V VcS Terror What is your budget?
Don't really have one yet, I'm just trying to get a idea on how much I will need. I'm not looking to make a ridiculous PC that can handle every game at ultra high settings, I just want to make it decent again for as low as possible. My second spoiler provides all my PC specs in deep detail so you can see what I already have.

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This is what I'd upgrade.

PSU:
(US): http://www.amazon.com/Rosewill-Cert...&qid=1390767826&sr=1-1&keywords=Rosewill+450w
(UK): http://www.amazon.co.uk/XFX-Edition...=UTF8&qid=1390768025&sr=8-1&keywords=XFX+450w

GPU:
(US): http://www.amazon.com/GDDR5-technol...s&ie=UTF8&qid=1390768077&sr=1-2&keywords=7770
(UK): http://www.amazon.co.uk/Asus-7770-R...2?ie=UTF8&qid=1390768058&sr=8-2&keywords=7770

I've had the 7770 2GB before it it's great for a 1920x1080 display, 2GB of DDR5 RAM is great for that resolution and I was able to play every game that I could on high-ultra (with an i5 4670k @4.6Ghz). The 7770 is the best card for a low price.
 
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It will cost you how much you want to invest...
 
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It will cost you how much you want to invest...
Well I'll invest how ever much it will cost to get my PC running decent again 
Thanks will look into this then
 
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S Stedos Do I need a new PSU or are you just suggesting it?
 
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If you want a high end gpu have a look at either nvidia gtx 770 or amd r9 280x. Or if you want to spend more 780 etc. if less then gtx 760 and so on.

For psu i recommend going for a 500-600W eg corsair cx 600m.
 
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If you want a high end gpu have a look at either nvidia gtx 770 or amd r9 280x. Or if you want to spend more 780 etc. if less then gtx 760 and so on.

For psu i recommend going for a 500-600W eg corsair cx 600m.
He should get at minimum a GTX 770 or R9 280X I wouldn't recommend anything less than that, otherwise he'd be upgrading rather soon again.
 
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