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Old 12-04-2007, 05:52 PM   #51 (permalink)
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So, yesterday, I purchased the following items--the bigger pictures indicate the items that were changed from the original order:

But I have one question.. Will my videocard--8800GT PCI Express 2.0--Work with my motherboard?

CPU: Intel q660 $279.99

GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3R

G.SKILL 4GB(2 x 2GB) DDR2 800

EVGA GeForce 8800GT KO 512MB (Core clock: 675/Memory Clock: 1950) $309.99

Western Digital Caviar SATA 320GB $79.99

APEVIA X-JUPITER G-Type

CORSAIR CMPSU-520HX

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yes.....
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yes.....
I've read that P35 chipset does not support PCIe 2.0 only 1.1...

"In June 2007 Intel released the specification of the P35 chipset which does not support PCIe 2.0 only PCIe 1.1."
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I've read that P35 chipset does not support PCIe 2.0 only 1.1...

"In June 2007 Intel released the specification of the P35 chipset which does not support PCIe 2.0 only PCIe 1.1."
who cares.. the bandwidth could matter less... its the Power of the GPU that counts in my (and everybody's elses) book
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That means it won't run at this new 2.0 speed... but to be honest pci-e x16 is plenty... They are reffering to speeds.. not physical compatibility. It WILL work.
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