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Planning To Changing Video Card + Processor


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#1 korihimaru

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Posted 01 June 2011 - 10:40 AM

OS : Windows XP SP2

Specifications:
ASUS P4P800S SE
1GB Kingston DDR2 Ram
NVIDIA GeForce FX
Intel Pentium 4 2.80GhZ

I Was Planning To Change My Video Card, Processor, and Adding 2GB More Of RAM
So Heres The Question.
Is it possible to change my processor to intel Core 2 Duo 2.80GhZ
and The Video Card to Palit GeForce 9500GT Super 1GB DDR2

I Will OverClock the Video Card for more performance then

Thanks,
korihimaru2

Edited by hamluis, 01 June 2011 - 01:39 PM.
Moved from XP to Internal Hardware.


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#2 dpunisher

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Posted 01 June 2011 - 06:58 PM

Motherboard won't support a 1066 FSB Core 2 CPU, or any Core 2 CPU from what I can tell.

The Palit 9500 is a PCI-E card, the board is AGP, so no on that.

Board takes DDR, not DDR2 and only has 2 slots. http://www.asus.com/999/html/events/mb/socket478/p4p800s-se/overview.htm

That platform is getting old and there is not really a way to upgrade it that makes economic sense. Maybe another gig of DDR might help, but I would be hesitant to spend money on that unless it was dirt cheap.

EDIT: Likely not enough room to add much more memory to that system.

Edited by dpunisher, 01 June 2011 - 07:04 PM.

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