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April 1, 2010 1:56:39 PM

What is Dual slot for graphics card ! For example ati radeon hd5770 needs dual slot ! Does dual slot mean that we need 2 pcl slots or the size of the graphics card is that ! Any help is greatly appreciated !

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April 1, 2010 3:48:15 PM

The card will use up two slots as seen from the back of the computer. It will not use two physical pci-e slots on the motherboard.
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April 1, 2010 3:53:17 PM

It will use 2 expansions slot space on your case and not the PCIe slots on your mobo.
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April 1, 2010 4:19:36 PM

Or to put it still a third way the card is as wide as two standard cards. so it takes up two card worth "dual" of space in the case.

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April 1, 2010 4:51:13 PM

Now who can complaion that Tom's doesn't offer the best answers. Make your pick.. :lol: 
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April 2, 2010 1:33:32 PM

Thx for the info
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April 2, 2010 1:33:50 PM

Best answer selected by james124.
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