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Dezal
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Need new motherboard help

Postby Dezal » Tue Mar 28, 2006 10:58 pm

Well I knew it would happen before to long but my old PC is falling behind it's time. I was looking at specs required for Elders Scrolls Oblivion(Elders Scrolls being one of my favorite games of all time). My system doesnt meet their requirements.

I could use some help, I know I need a new motherboard, processor and Ram.

What I have now is
Athlon 1.5 processor
ATI Radeon AGP 9700 pro
512k sdram
Seagate 200gb Ultra ATA/100

What I want is pretty much a budget motherboard that can support both AGP and PCI express video cards. I would also like it it could support an ATA 150 drive for the future.

I dont know a whole lot about building PC's. I'm able to put one together just not too much on times of the newest hardware. I have looked some on newegg but not having much luck of what Im looking for.

Please feel free to ask me anymore questions.

Thanks for your help,

Alan
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Postby Jakezor » Wed Mar 29, 2006 12:23 am

Asrock 939 Dual Sata2 is about the only one you can get that supports AGP and PCI-E. It happens to be cheap too.

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