Please report all spam threads, posts and suspicious members. We receive spam notifications and will take immediate action!
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Graphics card for ASRock Motherboard K7S8X




  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Netherlands
    Posts
    1

    Default Graphics card for ASRock Motherboard K7S8X

    Hello,

    I have an older PC with an ASRock K7S8X Motherboard,but now the ATI Radeon Graphics card in the AGP slot (1.5 V, 8X / 4 X ) is defect and I want to replace it but I don't know the the old graphics card specification. Do I need to buy an AGP graphics card or can I also use one of the free PCI slots for the new graphics card. The computer is used for simple office work (mail, spreadsheets, documents and browsing on the internet) and has a VGA connection to the display screen. (so a simple cheap graphic card will do)
    Any recommendation ?

    Thanks in advance, Regards, Frans

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2002
    Location
    Central Alberta , Canada
    Posts
    1,019

    Default Re: Graphics card for ASRock Motherboard K7S8X

    Probably best to stick with an AGP graphics card. Your motherboard does not support the newer PCI Express cards. You can still find cards for the even older (slower) PCI slots they are a bit rarer these days and often slower than AGP.
    Antec 900 case (4 120mm and 1 200mm lighted fans + UFO flashing light set + 2 12" and 1 6" Mutant Mods meteor lights) - Aerogate ll thermal controller - Asus M2N-e SLI - AMD 64 X2 AM2 6400+ - Corsair TX650 PSU - MSI 450GTS Cyclone OC - 2 X 2GB Patriot Extreme Performance PC2 6400 RAM - SATA 320 GB Seagate HD, SATA 300GB Maxtor HD and IDE 80 GB Samsung HD - Floppy Drive/Card Reader Combo - LG SuperMulti Lightscribe 18x DVD RW - Plextor PX-716A DVD r/rw - Windows 7 Home Premium 64

    Crude but Effective ... it is a way of life.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •