graphics memory

  alfredhitchcock 16:14 02 Mar 07

is it possible to upgrade the cards ram, just as it is with a motherboard ?

  Totally-braindead 16:16 02 Mar 07


  Totally-braindead 16:18 02 Mar 07

Sorry that was a bit blunt wasn't it. But its right you can't as the memory is built into the graphics card.

  Jackcoms 17:29 02 Mar 07

So you'll need a new card if you want to upgrade.

  Z1100 20:16 03 Mar 07

second hand ones are numerous and cheap!


  alfredhitchcock 09:24 05 Mar 07

thx everyone i wasnt sure bout this but am now lol,another dilema for u all , im upgrading to sli but just 1 graphic card to begin with, will ineed to matching pr or will i be able to mix & match when i want to get 2nd card ?

  Totally-braindead 12:24 05 Mar 07

You need 3 things.
Firstly your motherboard must support SLI and have 2 graphics card slots.
Secondly the cards must be Nvidia cards and must be SLI ready, it tells you on the graphics cards website which cards are SLI ready, ATI cards have their own version of SLI called crossfire. You cannot use ATI cards on SLI.
Thirdly the cards must be the same. You cannot mix and match.

  alfredhitchcock 16:49 05 Mar 07

thx t,braindead, i am having a new system sli supported,nvidea 320 mb, is it poss to put 2 diff amount memory cards but the same cards in ?

  noobtype 17:45 05 Mar 07

I have an sli mobo and one Nvidia 7600GT. Every time I start windows a bubble appears informing me that I obnly have one card in and cannot so the Sli card thing. How can I stop that irritating thing from happening?

  alfredhitchcock 17:50 05 Mar 07

im no expert noob but i think u might try the nvidia options that might help,if u try ur own thread u might get a better feedback though

  noobtype 17:56 05 Mar 07

hey im a noob i dont know what im doing...

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