Asus motherboard - compatible graphics + CPU

  GlassJAw82 19:40 08 Feb 09
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Hello,

i have never posted on here before but feel that i may be able to get some good advice here, so here goes. I have a 2 to 3 year old mesh computer that i use to play games on. it has an asus a8n-sli deluxe motherboard (version 1.xx), AMD athlon 64 3000+ (1.8Ghz) CPU and Sapphire RadeonX700 Pro Graphics card.

I understand that the motherboard is SLI ready, but i would need to use nvidia based cards, so would need to replace my existing one.

can anyone recommend a processor and graphics cards(s) that i can use in this system, prefferably atleast 2.4Ghz and 256Mb respectively.

any feedback greatfully received.

  MAT ALAN 19:51 08 Feb 09

click here

follow thread carefully there a some recommendations for upgrades...

  GlassJAw82 18:05 09 Feb 09

Thanks.
theres some useful stuff in there, but as the original message is over four years old it doesnt cover any new cards or processors. Is there anywhere i can look to check compatability between my 2005 motherboard and newish upgrade hardware?

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