Having problems with your IBM ThinkCentre M51 PC Desktop ?

Video Card question...

\015 Specifications:Windows XP Pro80GB Hard Drive 1 GB DDR 333 RAMPCI + PCI-Express X16 slotsPentium 4 3.2Ghz 478-Pin ''mPGA'' socketCDRW/DVD-ROM Combo230 Watt Power Supply.I was just wondering if the motherboard in this system can support a 8400GS, PCI-E X16 card.\015

Answers :

It can support the card although the bus speed of the board could limit video thru-put. Another issue to consider is the wattage of the power supply which is at the low end of what is required. I would recommend a 400W minimum.
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