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Old 06-27-2009, 04:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I just bought a XFX GeForce 8800 Ultra 8800 768MB, but I'm not sure if this card will be compatible with my motherboard ABIT Fatal1ty FP-IN9 SLI, the card says it uses a DDR3 memory type and my motherboard uses a DDR2, please I need help, thank you.

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Old 06-27-2009, 04:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
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abit Fatal1ty FP-IN9 SLI Mainboard Review (page 4) - X-bit labs

Your board has two pci-e 2.0 x16 slots meaning it could have two of those video cards.

The memory type on the video card doesn't matter. Your mobo just needs DDR2 for its normal RAM.

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yea, like was said, the memory on the video card and mobo don't have to be the same.

but you also have to make sure that you have a powerful enough power supply to power that card.
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