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08-13-04, 05:14 PM
Will PCI express work with any PCI slot or do you need a new mobo that has a special PCI-E slot? I am asking this because i al look ing at the 6600GT card. I know they are coming out with a AGP version later but this question has been bothering me. Thanks for any answers.

08-13-04, 05:15 PM
PCI-E is a new slot, so yes, need new mobo. the new Intel boards (socket 775) have PCI-E Slots.


08-13-04, 05:37 PM
why could'nt they have named it something else. It's just going to confuse some people.

08-13-04, 05:48 PM
because when you buy your pci-e 6600GT and realize you cant use it on your motherboard you'll be forced to buy a new motherboard+cpu+memory+power supply.

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