Wanting to upgrade my video card.

85 Night Elf Warrior
9185
As the title states I want to upgrade my video card, and wanting to spend a couple hundred bucks. Any help is greatly appreciated.

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System Information
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Time of this report: 2/5/2013, 19:00:20
Machine name: DUSTIN-HP
Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1 (7601.win7sp1_gdr.120830-0333)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
System Model: HPE-400y
BIOS: BIOS Date: 07/21/10 09:12:50 Ver: 6.02
Processor: AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 945 Processor (4 CPUs), ~3.0GHz
Memory: 8192MB RAM
Available OS Memory: 8192MB RAM
Page File: 2158MB used, 14221MB available
Windows Dir: C:\Windows
DirectX Version: DirectX 11
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
User DPI Setting: Using System DPI
System DPI Setting: 96 DPI (100 percent)
DWM DPI Scaling: Disabled
DxDiag Version: 6.01.7601.17514 32bit Unicode

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DxDiag Notes
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Display Tab 1: No problems found.
Sound Tab 1: No problems found.
Sound Tab 2: No problems found.
Input Tab: No problems found.

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DirectX Debug Levels
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Direct3D: 0/4 (retail)
DirectDraw: 0/4 (retail)
DirectInput: 0/5 (retail)
DirectMusic: 0/5 (retail)
DirectPlay: 0/9 (retail)
DirectSound: 0/5 (retail)
DirectShow: 0/6 (retail)

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Display Devices
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Card name: ATI Radeon HD 5450
Manufacturer: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Chip type: AMD Radeon Graphics Processor (0x68F9)
DAC type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_1002&DEV_68F9&SUBSYS_21311462&REV_00
Display Memory: 243 MB
Dedicated Memory: 499 MB
Shared Memory: 3839 MB
Current Mode: 1440 x 900 (32 bit) (60Hz)
Monitor Name: Compaq WF1907 Wide LCD Monitor
Monitor Model: Compaq WF1907
Monitor Id: HWP26A4
Native Mode: 1440 x 900(p) (59.887Hz)
Output Type: HD15
Driver Name: aticfx64.dll,aticfx64.dll,aticfx64.dll,aticfx32,aticfx32,aticfx32,atiumd64.dll,atidxx64.dll,atidxx64.dll,atiumdag,atidxx32,atidxx32,atiumdva,atiumd6a.cap,atitmm64.dll
Driver File Version: 8.17.0010.1140 (English)
Driver Version: 8.982.0.0
DDI Version: 11
Driver Model: WDDM 1.1
Driver Attributes: Final Retail
Driver Date/Size: 7/27/2012 20:13:56, 1100288 bytes
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90 Blood Elf Paladin
8895
You have an HP: What you can upgrade will be severely limited by your power supply.

It is listed as 300W, so at most, you can get a Radeon HD 7770.

Also, your CPU will be a bottleneck if you use CPU-crushing addons in WoW, IE) Skada, recount, and other number-calculating addons.
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