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Old 12-30-2008, 08:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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im upgrading my motherboard cpu and video card, will these be compatable with each other -

Compaq 283983-001 Intel 845 Socket 478 mATX MB w/VID SND & LAN
NVIDIA GeForce 7300LE 256MB PCIe Video Card w/TV-Out
Intel Pentium 4 2.66GHz 533MHz 512KB Socket 478 CPU

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no they are not compatible. your motherboard does not have a pcie slot.
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Old 12-30-2008, 09:54 PM   #3 (permalink)
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how about these three

Foxconn 915P7MH-S Intel 915P Socket 775 mATX MB w/SND & LAN
Intel Pentium 4 530J 3.0GHz 800MHz 1MB Socket 775 CPU
NVIDIA GeForce 7300LE 256 MB PCI Express Video Card
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yes that mobo has a pci express slot.
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yes that mobo has a pci express slot.
is the cpu compatible too? (im checking everything before i buy it first)
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is the cpu compatible too? (im checking everything before i buy it first)
yup, seems so.
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how much are you paying for a socket 775 P4?
you could get an e2180 or even a celeron e1200 that would pummel a Pentium4...probably for the same or less money.
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im getting everything at evertek.com
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Yeah, but how much? You could probably get something a lot better for the money.
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go to newegg.com every thing is loads cheaper there and better selection
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