How do I find which graphics cards are suitable?

  STARIE 12:40 05 Apr 2004
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I cannot find my motherboard manufacturer's website and do not know which graphics cards would be compatable with my motherboard.

I have a Gigabyte GA-7VKMLS motherboard which has 3 empty PCI slots but no AGP slot. My processor is an AMD Duron 1300Mhz and I have 256MB 133Mhz SDRAM which I am about to upgrade to 512MB. I currently use the on board graphics and would like a very cheap graphics card to give better performance.

I am not a gamer, but do occassionally use a webcam. I am not concerned about how quickly the card will be out of date as long as it does the job for a low price. Please help.

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 12:51 05 Apr 2004

click here


Looks like you will need a PCI graffix card.



Regards.

  medicine hat 13:11 05 Apr 2004

PCI video cards @ ebuyer click here

  STARIE 13:27 05 Apr 2004

But will any PCI card fit, or do they have min spec re: cpu and RAM etc.

  alan227 13:35 05 Apr 2004

With a 1300 duron and 512 mb ram it will run any pci graphics card so get the highest amount of graphics card ram you can afford.

  STARIE 10:42 06 Apr 2004

This has been a big help, thank you all.

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