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Old 04-01-2006, 07:11 PM   #11
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well i think theys should bring more PCI cards out i mean i got a dell loads of ppl have dell computers and loads of them are PCI
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Old 04-01-2006, 07:18 PM   #13
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Dell Dimension 310
is this Externally accessible
6 USB 2.0 ports (Four rear ports and two front ports)
1 RJ45 Ethernet port
1 Video: 15-hole connector

Sound card connectors (1 line-in, 1 line-out and microphone, one front panel connector for headphones)

Internally accessible
Primary IDE drive: 40-pin connector on PCI local bus
Serial ATA: Two 7-pin connectors
FlexBay drive: USB 10-pin header for optional floppy drive or Media Card Reader (3.5" bay devices)
PCI 2.3: 120-pin connector
PCI Express x1: 36-pin connector

CD drive audio interface: 4-pin connector
Fan: One 5-pin connector


Dell XPS 600
Externally Accessible
Video: 2 DVI and 1 S-Video
IEEE 1394: 2 Ports (1 Front, 1 Back)
USB: 10 Ports (2 Front, 6 Back, 2 internal)
Audio: 7.1 Channel Out (3 jacks), line in, microphone and headphones (front)
Network: Integrated Gigabit4 Ethernet
Legacy: 2 PS/2 Ports, 1 Serial Port

Internally Accessible
Single IDE Channel: 40-Pin Connector (2 Devices)

Expansion Slots
PCI: 3 Slots
PCIe x1: 1 Slot
PCIe x16 (Graphics): 2 Slots

Chassis
650 Watt Power Supply
3.5" Bays: 4 bays
5.25" Bays: 3 bays
Memory DIMM slots: 4 available
(H x W x D): 491mmís x 222mmís x 488mmís
So i think that shows that most dell comps are PCI if i'm correct
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Old 04-01-2006, 07:21 PM   #14
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MarxSoccer that link don't work either
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Old 04-01-2006, 07:22 PM   #15
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Not all Dells are pci. All computers have pci slots. Its that dell gives you a cheap mobo in which you got integrated video card there for you dont need a agp/pci-e. The only reason they dont make more pci card is because sorry to say it they just suck. Look at it this way the bandwhith of agp is 4x and 8x..pci-e goes all the way to 16x and pci only goes 1x which is REALLY slow...


All those link are working fine I dont know what your talking about.
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Old 04-01-2006, 08:29 PM   #16
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Dell Dimension 310
is this Externally accessible
6 USB 2.0 ports (Four rear ports and two front ports)
1 RJ45 Ethernet port
1 Video: 15-hole connector

Sound card connectors (1 line-in, 1 line-out and microphone, one front panel connector for headphones)

Internally accessible
Primary IDE drive: 40-pin connector on PCI local bus
Serial ATA: Two 7-pin connectors
FlexBay drive: USB 10-pin header for optional floppy drive or Media Card Reader (3.5" bay devices)
PCI 2.3: 120-pin connector
PCI Express x1: 36-pin connector

CD drive audio interface: 4-pin connector
Fan: One 5-pin connector


Dell XPS 600
Externally Accessible
Video: 2 DVI and 1 S-Video
IEEE 1394: 2 Ports (1 Front, 1 Back)
USB: 10 Ports (2 Front, 6 Back, 2 internal)
Audio: 7.1 Channel Out (3 jacks), line in, microphone and headphones (front)
Network: Integrated Gigabit4 Ethernet
Legacy: 2 PS/2 Ports, 1 Serial Port

Internally Accessible
Single IDE Channel: 40-Pin Connector (2 Devices)

Expansion Slots
PCI: 3 Slots
PCIe x1: 1 Slot
PCIe x16 (Graphics): 2 Slots

Chassis
650 Watt Power Supply
3.5" Bays: 4 bays
5.25" Bays: 3 bays
Memory DIMM slots: 4 available
(H x W x D): 491mmís x 222mmís x 488mmís
So i think that shows that most dell comps are PCI if i'm correct
if those are the specs of your comp u have a pci-e slot which is a million times better than a pci slot, get a pci-e card...
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Old 04-02-2006, 05:40 AM   #17
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no i went onto the dell website and there the specs of some comps
P.S. How do i find out what my PC takes PCI or PCI-E
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You shouldl realy think about a new mobo, then a new video card, PCI-e, you would be happy.
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Old 04-02-2006, 08:25 AM   #19
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What's a mobo and also i think all dell comps have a PCI-E slot but i want to make sure that mine has one
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Old 04-02-2006, 11:37 AM   #20
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A mobo is short for motherboard. No, not all Dells have pci-e. To find out if you have one just open your case up and look for a pci-e sign it will say "pci16x" Should look like the big one in this picture...

http://www.hardware.no/tester/cpu/lga775/pcie.jpg
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