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Windows 7: Upgrading graphics card and compatibility help

23 Sep 2012   #1
Anon34

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Upgrading graphics card and compatibility help

Hi there, pretty soon i will be upgrading my graphics card, and i want to know if the new graphics card that im going to buy will work or is compatible with my motherboard?

New Graphics card:
ASUS - Graphics Cards- ASUS HD7850-DC2-2GD5

Motherboard:
ASUS - Motherboards- ASUS P8H61-M LE/USB3

Extra Info:

PSU: Builder Series

thank you.


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23 Sep 2012   #2
paulpicks21

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Short answer, Yes it will work just fine on that motherboard.

The PSU should be fine also, just double check your case to make sure the card will fit before buying. I expect it will but its always best to check these things.
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23 Sep 2012   #3
Anon34

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by paulpicks21 View Post
Short answer, Yes it will work just fine on that motherboard.

The PSU should be fine also, just double check your case to make sure the card will fit before buying. I expect it will but its always best to check these things.
Thanks! i just want to make sure that my current mobo is compatible, and yea im also buying a new case
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23 Sep 2012   #4
paulpicks21

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

No worries, be sure to come back and post some pics when it's all done!
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02 Oct 2012   #5
ChandlerMtnMan

W7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by paulpicks21 View Post
...just double check your case to make sure the card will fit before buying. I expect it will but its always best to check these things.
Excellent point, my HD 6950 did fit my M4A785-M but I had to do some major re-routing of wires and abandon the HDD slot at the end of the video card slot.


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