Will I be able to play most modern games with a Radeon 5450 graphics card?

by on July 15, 2010

Q: I am about to purchase an ASUS RADEON 5450,1G, graphic card for a gigabyte s series g31m-es2l motherboard with a Intel Pentium d processor 915 2.80 ghz 2gig of ram. Will I be able to play most games?

I am an old bloke who loves COD 4.


One Response to “Will I be able to play most modern games with a Radeon 5450 graphics card?”
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    I’d suggest spending a few more dollars and going for either the Radeon 5670 or the nVidia GeForce 9800 GT, both can be had for under $100. Newegg.com has some 9800 GT cards available for about $75 after rebate. Personally, I’d get the 9800 GT

    Try out http://www.systemrequirementslab.com/cyri
    To see if your computer can run certain games.

    Some benchmarks: http://gizmodo.com/5467822/ati-radeon-hd-5570-review-and-benchmarks-reasonable-gaming-dx11-performance-for-80