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Old 02-15-2009, 07:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi i just bought a secound hand computer off a shop it has a

micro star ms 6583 mother board

can anyone tell me how old these boards are?


please dont ask for any details as i dont have it all plugged in as im just wondering if this 7900gs 512mb ddr3 AGP graphics card would work inside it as it had a 64MB card inside it
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It should but it's probably an AGP 4x slot, so it'll not be as efficient as an 8x...

but what about your PSU? will it handle the card?
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is my PSU my power supply?
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Yes, and I also removed the link to the card... no need to have it posted.

the recommended PSU for this card is 400W, with at least 20A on the +12v side... so you'll need to check that out.
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the max output power is 250w

ill try and get a link for it if you want?

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read my edit above. Your PSU won't be enough to run it.
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read my edit above. Your PSU won't be enough to run it.
oh....crud

i dont know if i can upgrade the PSU on this mother board......

do you know how old the mother board is? as i only just bought it like 3 days ago...it had a 64MB graphics card so i took that out and geting the one i posted in this tomorrow if it will work
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