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Can my mother board support this graphics card?please help.


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#1 johnopropla

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Posted 06 July 2016 - 04:17 PM

Hello dear community,
  Currently I am using a DDR3 graphics card slot,PALIT GEFORCE GT 640 smth,,, I want to upgrade to that VGA EVGA NVIDIA GEFORCE GT740 SUPERCLOCKED DUAL SLOT 4GB DDR5 PCI-E RETAIL
my motherboard : msi b85m g43 retail
Anyone who can explain me please.
Note that the graphics card I want is a DDR5 slot card and currently I am using DDR3

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#2 Drillingmachine

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Posted 06 July 2016 - 04:47 PM

Not much upgrade there and 4GB memory is mostly useless because GPU is not very strong anyway.

 

Both use PCI Express slot so both fit on that motherboard but as said, there are (should be) better options.



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Posted 06 July 2016 - 05:11 PM

thanks




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