A Video Card Question Tags: Graphics Cards Motherboards Graphics Last response: May 17, 2009 4:07 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Palorin May 17, 2009 12:03:47 AM I have a motherboard that has 2xPCI, 1xPCI Express x16 Which I have little to no idea what it means. SO, My question is, what would be a good, if not best video card for gaming that I could get for under 100 online. Thank you in advance. More about : video card question Palorin May 17, 2009 12:13:42 AM Just thought I would add a little more information about my computer. 2.0gb ram, Intel Core 2 Duo E4600, and my current Video card is a nVIDIA GeForce 8300 GS. fullmetall May 17, 2009 12:41:41 AM I would say the ATI 4770 for sure. It lies inbetween the 4830 and the 4850. First and for most - What kind of Motherboard are you running on, depending on the type, you could only be able to run Nvidia or both. Related resources Question about my video card and my case - Forum Video Card question?? - Forum Question on build and video card in case - Forum XPS 8100 Video Card Upgrade Question - Forum Question about PCIE cord from psu to video card - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Palorin May 17, 2009 1:06:02 AM model? or what? Motherboard Chipset: Intel G33 (Bearlake-G) + ICH9R Motherboard Model: Dell Inc. 0RY007 Edit: Im also pretty sure I do not have PCI 2.0 compatibility. Palorin May 17, 2009 2:11:36 AM XFX PVT96OZDFU GeForce 9600 GSO 1GB 128-bit GDDR2 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card I decided to get this video card, upon suggestion from a friend who said PCI Express 2.0 will work with 1.0 for the most part. EXT64 a b U Graphics card a b V Motherboard May 17, 2009 4:07:09 AM PCI-E 2.0 will work fully in a PCI-E 1.0 board (I did it with my 4850 before upgrading). The main issue is whether you have enough power supply for your new card (which you probably do for a 9600, but it is always worth checking. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuick Question: Video card with this PSU? Forum Solvedvideo card Compatibility question Forum SolvedMotherboard Video card Question? Forum SolvedAsus Z9PE-D8 WS Video Card Question Forum SolvedQuick video card Brand question Forum Solvedpsu question about msi 660 gaming video card Forum SolvedEasy question does this video card will fit on my motherboard?? thanks Forum SolvedVideo card, power supply requirement question Forum SolvedQuick video card compatibility question Forum Solvedvideo card question Forum Solvednew video card psu cable question. Forum SolvedQuestion about video card/cpu pair Forum Solvedvideo card question Forum SolvedQuestion about the CPU's integrated video cards Forum SolvedMotherboard and Video card compatibility question 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 !