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Graphics card upgrade for HP ENVY 700-210xt CTO Desktop PC

HP ENVY 700-210xt CTO Desktop PC
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

Per HP, my only graphics card upgrade options are a GeForce GT 640 (4 GB) or a GeForce GTX 640 (2 GB). Where might I acquire the GT 640 or are there any additional options that are compatible?

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Graphics card upgrade for HP ENVY 700-210xt CTO Desktop PC

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The full specs of the 700-210xt circa October 2013 can be viewed here.

Please answer 2 questions:

1) what  boot environment do you have in this unit. BIOS or UEFI

2) The unit is Configure To Order.  with PSU options of 300, 460 or 600W.  What PSU is installed?

The GPU's offered were both BIOS cards. (Cards prior to Sept 2012).

GT 640 May 2012 (65W card, recommended 340W PSU.

GTX 645  April 2012 (130W card, recommended 450W PSU..

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