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Old 03-11-2004, 04:08 AM   #1 (permalink)
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What is up with the pci versions?

im stuck - I know that pci1 and 2.1 look the same but i don't know which one my computer has!

can anyone post the verion or the date of version for:

Compaq Deskpro EN SFF - PII 350

or just some help that may help me decide wot video card to get.

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Old 03-11-2004, 03:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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c'mon now, its a pII 350Mhz, what version do you think you have?....honestly? i think you need more than just a new video card.....
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Old 03-11-2004, 05:06 PM   #3 (permalink)
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lol, yeah i know but can't get a new comp until i get a job so for now i will make do with my P2, so do you reckon its 2.1?
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Old 03-12-2004, 12:12 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i was trying to hint to you since your computer is old you probably have the older standard of PCI which i assume is 1.x, not 2.1
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Old 03-13-2004, 11:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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PCI 32bits bus runs 33MHz and able access up to 4GB of memory.It has 124-pin connection. Support PnP , bus mastering , and burst mode.
PCI 64bits bus run at clock speeds of 33MHz and 66MHz and has a throughput rate of up to 133 Mbps and allows a 64bit PCI bus to access up to 17 billion gigabytes of memory space. 64bits using 188-pin connection
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Old 03-14-2004, 09:47 PM   #6 (permalink)
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thanx, for that.

so...

would that mean ive got um 2.1? its a 1999 computer!
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