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Choosing new Vid-Card-Need Advice on Compatibility


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#1 ranger72

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Posted 13 September 2010 - 02:27 PM

Hi Folks,

Here are the spec's for the machine I'm replacing the vid card in:


Intel Duo (2) Core E6850 @ 3.0Ghz

P5N32-E SLI Ready Asustek Mobo

Nvidia GeForce 8 8800GTS 320Mb Video card

4GiGs of DDR2-RDRAM

HardDrives- S-ATA Hitachi HDT725032VLA360 320MB Interface SATA 3.0 GB/s 7200 rpm 16MB cache-SATA(4) WIN XP PRO

S-ATA Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1 TeraByte Interface SATA 3.0 GB/s 7200 rpm 32 MB Cache-SATA(5) WIN 7 ULT

S-ATA Hitachi HDT725032VLA360 320MB Inerface SATA 3.0 GB/s 7200 rpm 16MB Cache-SATA (6) VISTA HOME PREMIUM


Sound Card Soundblaster x-fi Titanium pro series-

Dual ViewSonic Q20wb 20" Widescreen Monitors-

BIOS: Vendor: Pheonix Technologies, LTD.


Version: ASUS P5N32-E SLI ACPI BIOS Revision:1205

BIOS Release Date: 8/22/2007

BIOS ROM Size 1024 Bytes

CPU: INTEL Socket 775 INTEL CORE 2 DUO CPU E6850 @ 3.00 Gh/z

External Clock: 333MH/z
Max Speed:3800MH/z
Current Speed: 3000MH/z


Memory Socket Designation : DIMM_A1
DIMM_A2
DIMM_B1
DIMM_B2- Current Speed 800MH/z DDR2 1024Bytes X (4)


Will this Video Card work in my current machine? : http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/se...dy=REVIEWS#tabs


Thank you very much in Advance!


Here is the specs on the mobo:Attached File  P_500.jpg   67.49KB   4 downloads

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16813131073


Thanks again,

ranger72 :thumbsup:

Edited by hamluis, 13 September 2010 - 04:13 PM.
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Posted 13 September 2010 - 04:52 PM

What is your power supply?
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Posted 13 September 2010 - 05:48 PM

Thank you for the response.

The Power Supply is : NZXT PRC-650 SLI Ready (On the Nvidia approved list for SLI Ready Power Supplies)

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Posted 13 September 2010 - 06:13 PM

However; I should add that this Machine is only running (1) one video card.

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Posted 13 September 2010 - 11:34 PM

That card should easily work, even with SLI using another GTX 460.

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Posted 14 September 2010 - 10:47 AM

Thank you very much!

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Posted 15 September 2010 - 12:45 PM

Thanks to all! This thread is closed.

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