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Old 10-23-2005, 12:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ok i have a computer with a p4 2.8ghz socket 478. it has 3 pic slots and thats it. i bought a fx 6600 256mb graphics card. now should i buy a whole new mobo so i can use it or returen it and get somthing diffrent? if i get a new mobo what one should i get?thanks
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fx5500 you mean.

get a whole new mobo with a pcie16 card and buy a 6600GT

im not good with intel side mobos, asus is good
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no iam not going to buy another mobo. no i ment the fx6600
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now should i buy a whole new mobo
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lol iam sorry i ment graphics card.sorry
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get a new card then. pzerofgh will pick a good one that will work on your system.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102434
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you really cant get anything good with PCI

and i dont see an Fx6600 do you mean just 6600?
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i think he means he bought a pci express 6600 by accident and wants to know if he should get a pci e motherboard to use it. the awnser:
i dont think they make socket 478 motherboards with pci express.
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...ubmit=Property

yes they do
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so do you have any mother board suggestions? cheaper is better thanks
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