What are some good cheap PCI-e 1x or PCI cards? Tags: Graphics Cards PCI Express PCI Computer Graphics Product Last response: October 2, 2008 12:01 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Dougx1317 a b U Graphics card October 1, 2008 10:54:37 PM I just got a computer with a PCI Express 1x slot and a PCI slot. No 16x slot. Are there any decent cheap video cards that would improve the look of vista for me? Not going to game or anything. More about : good cheap pci pci cards dirtmountain a b U Graphics card October 2, 2008 12:01:21 AM I replaced the integrated graphics in a Dell3100 that had gone bad with this Nvidia 6200. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... They noticed no difference between it and their old integrated video down to video quality, frame rates of games at same settings. So you'd have to go to a more powerful card for any noticeable difference. The PCI cards are pretty limited and pretty expensive.. Here's a chart showing comparative power of graphic cards. http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/Best-Graphics-Card,... The X1550 and the 2400 PRO should be a bit better, but they're not cheap. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I really can't say if they'd be an improvement to what you already have. Good luck. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What is most powerful PCI-e 1.x card? Forum SolvedSATA III card for PCI lane? (not PCIE 1X or 4X) Forum SolvedUsing a PCI-E 1x to 16x riser card for graphics card Forum SolvedWhat's up with PCI-E 1x slots? Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 1x Card Work In a PCI Slot? Forum What's better a 2 molex to 8 pin PCI-E adapter or 1x 6 pin to 8 pin adapter Forum Can PCI-e 16x slots be used for PCI-e 1x cards? Forum SolvedA good wifi card for pci 1x Forum Sound Card and Wifi Card in PCI-E 1x or Standard PCI(32bit legacy) Slot Forum PCI-e 1x 8x or USB Sound card for Ubuntu Forum PCI-E 1x Card... Forum SolvedASUS Strix 970: 2x 6-pin pci-e to 1x 8-pin pci-e Forum PCI-e 1x bus to 16x Socket Extension Card in North America Forum PCI-E 1.x Mobo w/ PCI-E 2.0 Graphics Card Forum pci-e 16x graphics card on pci-e 1x slot? Forum SolvedR9 280X with 1x 8 PIN PCI-E and 1x 6 PIN PCI-E (Only have 2x 6 Pin PCI-E) Forum Need help finding a good, cheap PCI (NOT PCI-E!) Wireless Lan Adapter Forum Need help finding a good, cheap PCI (NOT PCI-E!) Wireless Lan Adapter Forum SolvedWhich cheap PCI-e to USB 3.0 card? Forum SolvedWhat is a good motherboard for the i7 4770k with 2 pci-e slots? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !