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Geforce gts 450

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  1. MUZAKKIR New Member

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    evga geforce gts 450 dual slot what does it mean?????????
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    that it occupies 2 slots in your system
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    takes up 2 slots in your case.

    YOU BEAT ME

    BOTH POSTED @ 2:09 LOL
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    i have dg41rq mobo two pci slots and one pcie 1.1 this means that this card occupy my 1 pci slot as well
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    You insert it only in your pci-e slot, but the card is thick enough to 'cover' the slot immediately beneath it and you won't be able to put another card in that slot beneath it.
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    is evga gts 450 pcie 2.0 compatible with pcie 1.1 or not?????
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    Yes, pci-e 2.0 cards are backward compatible.
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    wt abt performance diff
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    (If I understood your previous post...) performance difference is very minimal. I myself am running a 5970 on an old motherboard with only a pci-e 1.0 slot. Performance in furmark is on par with other 5970 owners. Games aren't affected either.
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    is it better than 5750
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    With a GTS 450 you won't see any performance difference whether you use pci-e 1.1 or pci-e 2.0; heck I used one GTX 480 on a pci-e 1.1 and thre was no difference.
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    It sits between the 5750 and the 5770 but it has big overclocking headroom (although you can also overclock an HD 5770); I have an EVGA SC in my other system and does 930mhz on stock voltages and 983mhz with the voltage increase, the memory goes up to 2330mhz
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    The 5750 is only very slightly better. If you run both cards you wouldn't even notice. Just a marginal edge shows in benchmarks.

    Basically, the 5750 and GTS 450 give the same performance.

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