Athlon XP and Hardware Accleration Tags: Graphics Cards Windows XP Graphics Product Last response: July 5, 2010 6:22 AM in Graphics & Displays Share affroman112 July 5, 2010 4:02:50 AM I have an old computer that I would like to turn into a HTPC for an old 1080i CRT Rear Projection HDTV. The system has an: Athlon XP 2800+ 1 GB Ram Biostar Board with AGP and PCI On-its-deathbed Geforce FX 5200 I would like to add an 8400 GS: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... My hope is that with Windows 7 and the proper codecs this machine will play 1080p mkvs in media center. Does anyone know if this will work or am I asking too much? Will the PCI interface affect performance for watching HD videos? Thanks for looking. More about : athlon hardware accleration jryan388 a b U Graphics card July 5, 2010 5:29:59 AM what board is that? affroman112 July 5, 2010 6:22:23 AM jryan388 said:what board is that? It's a Biostar M7NCD. An old nForce2 mobo. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Athlon XP-M 2500+ @ 4000+ -- claimed by a hardware site... Forum Solvedi have an athlon xp-m processor 2200+ Forum SolvedWindows XP won't install on new machine? Hardware too new? Forum SolvedNew Install of XP misses hardware controllers Forum SolvedAthlon XP Gaming? Forum SolvedDriver or possibly hardware issue with fresh XP Prof install Forum SolvedPlease Help !! Recommended Sound card for AMD Athlon XP 2800+ system Forum Windows XP/WYSE Terminal Found New Hardware issue - How do I Disable it? Forum XP on newer hardware Forum SolvedCOOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus for athlon xp Forum SolvedXP drivers on new hardware without manufacture support. Forum SolvedWindows XP Corrupt Hardware and No Sound Forum What to replace XP with given my hardware Forum SolvedUsing hardware resources when running Windows XP mode virtual machine Forum AMD Athlon XP 3000+ Overclocking Forum SolvedAGP 4670 with Athlon XP 2.2Ghz Forum HI, I want to know I have a pc 2002 year service pick 2 asusTeK A7V333-x, AMD Athlon(TM) XP 2000+ 1.25GHz,256MBRAM. so can I p Forum SolvedWhat graphics card is best for older AMD Athlon XP? Forum SolvedDoes XP Mode help with hardware compatibility? Forum SolvedAMD Athlon XP 2600+ Temp Sensor? 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 !