Dan-H
4 Germanium

RE: Xps 8700 graphics card upgrade

I like the MSI gaming series with the twin frozr fans.

(Replace DOT with a . )

us DOT msi.com/Graphics-card/GeForce-GTX-1060-GAMING-X-6G.html

EVGA and Asus are also solid cards. I've read some EVGA may not fit the 8700 case due to where they located the power connector.

here's a good site for watching prices.

www DOT nowinstock.net/computers/videocards/nvidia/gtx1060/

What is it you are doing that you want this upgrade? What programs and what resolution?

If it's gaming at 1080p (1920x1080) then a GTX 1060 is a solid card.  The GTX 1060  performs about the same as the GTX 970. I have an MSI GTX 970 gaming 4G in my non-dell workstation and it is really good.

I you are going to 4K resolution and doing any gaming, then a GTX1060 is not the right card, and perhaps the 8700 is not the right desktop.

0 Kudos