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Old 04-04-2006, 07:28 PM   #1
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Question Please help me find MOBO and upgrade

ok, my pc is an HP Pavillion a1224n and is stock, (for the moment )

link to my specs
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...c00487776#N403

Link to more detailed MOBO specs
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...name=c00361570

Big points are

pentium 4 519 (p) (does that mean presscott?) 3.06 GHz
Slot 775
533 MHz Front side bus

ptgd-LA mobo
northbridge Intel 915GV Graphics Memory and Controller Hub
southbridge Intel ICH6
3 PCI slots
4x dimm pin240 slots
4 SATA connectors
intigrated audio
intigrated video
MicroATX form factor


1 200GB SATA Hdd 7200rpm

2x 512mb pin240 ddr2 sdram







My am going to upgrade my mobo so that i have a PCI-E x16 slot, and can use all of my current components,

to do this i will probably get a new case and Power suply unit

the graphics card that i intend to buy is THIS

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Custra...82E16814130283




some mobos that i have found Are

my best shot:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...48#DetailSpecs

will this work with what i have? i may have overlooked something.


another good looking one
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...MP=OTC-BIZRATE

i can get it as micro ATX as well


at this pint i need confirmation that this will work, a new poewr supply and a new case. suggestions always welcome
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Old 04-05-2006, 02:55 PM   #2
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Old 04-05-2006, 03:55 PM   #3
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Default Re: Please help me find MOBO and upgrade

Yeah, as long as you find a mobo that is compatible with your processor and the memory you have, you should be able to do what you want to do.
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Old 04-05-2006, 06:14 PM   #4
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Here, take this one:

$100

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813153041

You have three PCI-E x16 and you can SLI two cards with two of them! Neat eh?
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