Graphics card on pavilion slimline s3700y can be improved

I'm trying to find a way to upgrade this computer to play newer games.

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Marepbm, welcome to the forum.

The truth is, Slimline models are not intended to be upgraded.  Their small business do not allow for good air circulation.  This will create too much heat.  Heat is your enemy.  A video card that would work with the power supply (PSU), would be much better than the integrated video.  Therefore, I do not make recommendations.  I know that's not what you wanted to hear.  However, I do not think that you would see enough performance win to justify the extra expense.

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