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Windows 7: Is this graphics card compatible with my motherboard?

24 Nov 2015   #1
TangyChicken

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Is this graphics card compatible with my motherboard?

I don't know how to tell, and there's not much I could find online that could tell me. My computer has a Gateway FX6800-01e motherboard and I'm looking at buying a GeForce GTX 760 graphics card on sale.

This has come about mainly because I realized I need an upgrade after Star Wars Battlefront refused to run on my computer, so if it's not compatible, are there any other suggestions that are? The minimum specs required are either GeForce GTX 660 2GB or ATI Radeon HD 7850 2GB.


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25 Nov 2015   #2
oscer1

win 7 64 bit
 
 

hi if you have a pci express x16 slot and you have room for the card it should work note it will take 2 - 6 pin connectors to the card. you might need to update your power supply as the one that came with the computer might not give enough power to run the system but we would need to know the make and model of the power supply you currently have.
http://www.nvidia.com/content/geforc...user_guide.pdf
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25 Nov 2015   #3
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
Open the case and take some pictures of the pci ports
What is installed in it now ?

Use cpu-z/ cupid and go to the main board section and take a screen shot,
CPU-Z | Softwares | CPUID

Also graphic's and memory sections for the heck of it
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27 Nov 2015   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

oscer has answered your question perfectly.
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27 Nov 2015   #5
Internet Badass

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

where is the sale at?
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28 Nov 2015   #6
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Internet Badass View Post
where is the sale at?
You`re joking right ?
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