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Old 04-03-2006, 12:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 8x agp card in 4x agp slot? URGENT!!

hey a friend of mine was going to order a new video card and i was going to tell him this card would work

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...1824&CatId=880

however it says 8x agp and the mother board is 4x agp can i guarantee him it will work or do i have to look at another one for him?
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Old 04-03-2006, 12:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I dont think so....
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Old 04-03-2006, 01:37 AM   #3 (permalink)
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It WILL work...It will slow down to 4x speed...I'm 100% sure and both me and some of my friends used to do this
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It will work simply at 4X speed.
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it will work fine you will not get the full benifets of the card tho
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come to think of it your right...You can do the same thing with memory....duh
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