Hi new to the site , and i'm thinking of getting a new monitor and was wondering if my current computer can handle a 1080p monitor, and if it cant support it can you make some suggestions on what i could upgrade so that i can. i mostly watch movies and play video games on this computer also.
Here is the details of my computer.
Windows Vista Ultimate Service Pack 2 (build 6002)
3.00 gigahertz Intel Core2 Duo
64 kilobyte primary memory cache
4096 kilobyte secondary memory cache
Multi-core (2 total)
Main Circuit Board
Board: ASUSTeK Computer INC. Berkeley 1.xx
Bus Clock: 333 megahertz
BIOS: American Megatrends Inc. 5.05 07/11/2007
750.15 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
42.16 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space
ATAPI DVD A DH16A1L ATA Device [Optical drive]
EPAHAJ GLMFWXU SCSI CdRom Device [Optical drive]
Generic- Compact Flash USB Device [Hard drive] -- drive 1
Generic- MS/MS-Pro USB Device [Hard drive] -- drive 4
Generic- SD/MMC USB Device [Hard drive] -- drive 3
Generic- SM/xD-Picture USB Device [Hard drive] -- drive 2
ST3750640AS [Hard drive] (750.16 GB) -- drive 0, s/n 3QD0SF9B, rev 3.AHG, SMART Status: Healthy
NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT [Display adapter]
COMPAQ FP7317 [Monitor] (16.8"vis, s/n CNN33203LN, August 2003)
Hopefully this is enough information, i got this data from "Belarc Advisor" and if you need more data let me know.
Here is the computer i have , everything is original except the video card, which is a NIVIDIA Geforce 9500 GT.