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Old 05-21-2006, 08:15 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hmm.......... MS going to release Vista and all software giants making hardware exhausting Games ,software and this advancement is causing a great problem to my old computer to work with them ..................and forced me to have a transplantation of my old mobo i.e orignal i845 GVSR but there r some queries in my mind:-
Currently my system consist of orignal i845 GVSR mobo with a Intel PGA 468 socket 2.8 processor ,256MB of RAM,40 gb PATA HDD with on board graphics but in today's context I am not able to cop up with new softwares and planning to change my mobo (i know this will only cause a little of performance increase but will be buying a brand new dual core machine after 6 months).Dear frnds plz suggest me a mobo with keeping following features in mind
1.Support's Intel PGA 468 socket 2.8 processor.
2.AGP 8x slot
3.SATA
4.Firewire(optional)
5.Onboard Graphics and LAN

suggest me a gud performance RAM also.
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Old 05-21-2006, 08:32 AM   #2 (permalink)
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ur r going to need to get a motherboard i think something along the lines of the x975 chipset

EDIT: Why not just ask someone with a conroe, lol
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Old 05-22-2006, 10:18 AM   #3 (permalink)
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john3 did you even read what he posted?

i don't see why you want to upgrade your current motherboard, does it not have an AGP 4x/8x slot?
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Old 05-22-2006, 10:04 PM   #4 (permalink)
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ya dude i845 GVSR simply lacks AGP slots and my graphics needs upgrade!
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Old 05-22-2006, 11:48 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Wait, so your mobo doesn't have an AGP slot at all?
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Old 05-23-2006, 12:53 AM   #6 (permalink)
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ya non of AGP slot sucks
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