i need a graphics card but i want it at 4x for this mobo but i want to know if i can get one at 8x but backward compatible for 4x it must have directX 9X on it i cannot find any cards that are of 4x with direct x 9x on them but are plenty in 8x i run windows 98se, 800mhz p3, with 512 ram any help will be welcome please, much regards
8x cards work in 4x slots but only at 4x. The speed difference is small between 4x and 8x. A mid range card fx5700 or 9600xt would be best as your processor is not fast enough to get a top of the range card out of second gear.
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