Intel 955x compatibility with PCIe 2.0 graphic cards Tags: Power Supplies Graphics Cards Intel Compatibility Components Last response: July 3, 2011 3:36 PM in Components Share Anonymous a b ) Power supply a b U Graphics card November 19, 2009 6:56:02 AM i have a dell precision 380 desktop with a intel 955x chipset and want to install either a nvidia 9600gt or a ati 4670 graphic card. is it possible? and do i need to take care of the memory on the graphic card. More about : intel 955x compatibility pcie graphic cards apache_lives a b U Graphics card November 19, 2009 7:29:17 AM doesnt matter one bit about memory type, ammount or pcie fit aslong as its pcie it will work aok, power requirements on the other hand do matter das_stig a b ) Power supply a b U Graphics card a b å Intel November 19, 2009 12:01:53 PM i955x supports PCI Express x16 Interface so a 9600 or 4670 will work, PSU is rated at 375watts, so you will need something with a bit more oomph and dedicated gpu power connections. Related resources PCI-E 2.0 Compatibility issue with PCI-E 1.0a - Forum PCI-E and PCI-E 2.0 compatibility ? - Forum PCI-E 2.0 Compatibility - Forum Questions about PCIE and modern graphic cards - Forum Can i install a pci-e x16 3.0 graphics card in a pci-e x16 2.0 motherboard ?? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b ) Power supply a b U Graphics card November 20, 2009 3:54:47 AM thanks people dell380 July 3, 2011 7:30:03 AM i also have dell 380 tell me it work?which card you buy? delluser1 a c 242 ) Power supply a b U Graphics card July 3, 2011 11:55:35 AM das_stig said:i955x supports PCI Express x16 Interface so a 9600 or 4670 will work, PSU is rated at 375watts, so you will need something with a bit more oomph and dedicated gpu power connections. The psu has a dedicated peg connector, a 30 amp 12v rating, and would laugh at the cards mentioned, no need to upgrade. Guilty of not looking at the original post date Leaps-from-Shadows a b ) Power supply a b U Graphics card July 3, 2011 3:36:52 PM Wow ... very nice thread necro! It's alive ... alive! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumA Rocky defection to the intel camp... ForumA good PCIe 2.0 card ? ForumPCIe 3.0 graphics card with my PCIe 2.0 mobo ForumDual core 2 6(e5300) intel dg31pr mainboard compatible pci-e graphics card ForumWill PCI-E 2.0 x16 Mobo supports PCI-E 3.0 X 16 Graphic Card ??? ForumI7-2600k CPU w/ PCI-E 2.0 mobo slot & PCI-E 3.0 GPU compatibility ForumPCI-E x16 2.0 card compatible with PCI-E x16 1.1 slot or not ForumPci express® 2 1 x16 bus interface compatible for pci-e 2.0 motherboar ForumPCIE x16 and a PCIE 2.0 Graphics card ForumPCIe 2.0 and PCIe 3.0 ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumUsb sound cards do they work as stand alone cards ForumIntel q6600 drivers ForumIntel quad core ForumHelp with CPU Speed Please??? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !