By Rich Robinson for Windows Guides
How to Upgrade Your PC’s Graphics Card
If you’re using an older computer or a computer that came without a dedicated graphics card (GPU – Graphics processing unit), you may have considered getting a more powerful GPU. An upgraded GPU will let you:
In this guide, I’ll show you the basics of finding out what your upgrade options are and how to install a new graphics card.
Research Your Upgrade Options
Before you purchase an upgraded GPU, you should first gather some information:
1. Find your hardware capabilities:
2. Physical space in your PC
3. Find the best value upgrade within your price range
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