DirectX 9 0c compatible video card 128MB Pixel Shader 3 0


Aug 22, 2010

Umn I am not exactly sure of what you are asking, but based on what you just wrote out, you have an older generation GPU, something like a 5 or a 6 series card from Nvidia or a 9 series card from ATI. Fortunetly this means that you should have a PCI-e x16 1.0 slot. If this is the case, you can pick up a lower end card, like a Geforce 430 or a Radeon 6450.

Now this all just a guess based on the vague information you gave us. To be more specific, we need the type of motherboard as well as CPU that you have.


Dec 5, 2014
ASUS P6I-1 motherboard, with intel cor 7 CPM 920 @2.67 GHZ. I have radeon hd 6450 1024mb GDDR3 graphics card, do not know if this card and computer will fulfill the flight simulator which requires:pC computer with 1.0 GHz Pentium 3/4 or AMD Athlon/64 compatible processor or better Microsoft Windows XP, Windows 7 or Windows 8 operating system 256MB system memory (RAM)
1.5 GB free, uncompressed hard-disk space
ATI Radeon 9800/NVidia Geforce Ti4200 with at least 128MB memory or better
Microsoft DirectX 9.0c or higher
DVD-ROM Drive for installation
1 free USB 1.1/2.0 port
100% DirectX 9 compatible sound card (optional)????
1) do I need a card at all, or do I need a more or less or equally powerful one?
2) It seems my computer is well suited for this flight simulator, but I am stumped on the memory or the card needed and what I have , and I do have a HD audio device and higgh definition audio device both listed under device manger?