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Old 04-10-2009, 04:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default question about looking for a video card?

i am going to be building a computer soon for the first time (i am still looking at parts), and when i look for a video card, how does it need to be compatible with the motherboard, besides the slot that it goes in?

this is the video card i am thinking about getting - XFX PVT98GYDLU GeForce 9800 GT 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards
CPU-Intel Pentium D 2.80GHz
mobo-Dell Dell DXP051
CD Drive-sony dvd-rom DDU1615, philips DVD+-RW DVD8701
video-nVIDIA Geforce 7800ght 256mb

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