Technology fans from all over the world seem to be enjoying building custom PCs a lot and we can totally relate. It’s a real adventure to start looking for the best parts and stick to a budget, not to mention the pressing the power button for the first time and see your ‘creation’ up and running.
Lately, the UAE custom PC community is growing strong, with a lot of people looking forward to assemble their own computer.
Besides finding the best motherboard and processor, one of the most important steps when building a custom PC is finding the best graphics card. Of course, there are tons of options in UAE stores, both physical and online, but if you’re on a budget, this can be a pretty tough choice.
But hey, there’s no need to worry, as we’re here to help! We’ve made a top with 10 of the best graphics cards available in the UAE, perfect for those who want to start building their own custom PC.
Sapphire HD 5570 – 728 AED
Released in 2010, this graphics card is one of the most affordable options. Made by AMD and featuring 1 GB of DDR3 DOP memory, alongside a PCI Express 2.1 x16 interface, it’s a great choice for starters.
XFX GeForce GT 240 – 768 AED
Another accessible option makes it to our list. With an NVIDIA processor, the card has 512 MB of DDR5 memory, alongside a CPU frequency of 850 MHz. It has a PCI Express 2.0 x16 interface and HDMI and DVI ports.
Sapphire HD 4770 – 2452 AED
The AMD-made card features a Radeon processor and it has a memory of 512 MB GDDR5. It also features HDMI and DVI ports and a PCI Express 2.0 x16 interface.
Gigabyte GeForce GTX 960 – 985 AED
Stepping up the game a bit, we’re looking at one of the most interesting mid-range graphics cards available in the UAE. The NVIDIA processor has 2 GB of GDDR5 memory, while other features include HDMI and DVI ports, alongside a PCI Express x16 3.0 interface.
XFX R9 280X – 929 AED
Next on our list is another mid-range model, with a double air dissipation system and an AMD processor with 3 GB of GDDR5 memory. It also has HDMI and DVI ports, while the interface is PCI Express X16 3.0.
EVGA GeForce GTX 760 Dual FTW – 1599 AED
Released back in 2013, this model features a whooping amount of 4 GB of GDDR5 memory, being an excellent mid-tier graphics card available in the UAE. Like the rest of the models, it has HDMI and DVI ports, alongside a PCI Express x16 3.0 interface.
Asus R9 295X2 – 1999 AED
If you want a bit of extra power, the folks over Asus, alongside AMD made a pretty potent graphics card, with 8 GB of GDDR5 memory. Definitely a very good choice for a high-end PC!
Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 G1 Gaming – 2499 AED
Fellow gamers from the UAE, if you’re looking forward to building a custom PC dedicated to gaming, this is another option you should consider. After all, even the name says it. It has 4 GB of GDDR5 memory and it’s able to deal with a lot of demanding tasks.
Asus Strix GTX980 DirectCU II OC – 2199 AED
Asus managed one again to make a powerful graphics card which can be successfully used in building a custom PC. It has 4 GB of GDDR5 RAM, alongside HDMI and DVI ports and a PCI Express x16 3.0 interface.
Asus GeForce GTX Titan Z – 4299 AED
The Titan Z is pretty much one of the most powerful graphics cards available in the UAE. With 12 GB of GDDR5, it can run any game you can think of and no matter how demanding it is. It’s true, it’s far from being cheap, but if you want a powerful card, this is one of them.
And there you have it, ladies and gentlemen, 10 of the best graphics cards for custom PCs, available in the UAE. Of course, if you know any other models, maybe better, feel free to tell us about them, using the comments section below.