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ATI Radeon X600 PCI-e x16 in Power Mac G5 DP 1.8?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by geerlingguy, Sep 2, 2008.

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    No it won't, you need a Mac specific graphics card.
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    The other thing of course is that the G5 DP 1.8 has an AGP graphics card, not a PCI-e card. A PCI-e card won't fit or work in an AGP slot.

    Your options for a G5 DP 1.8 is a Radeon X800 Mac Edition (pretty much discontinued by ATI), or one of the OEM cards - Geforce 6800 Ultra (or GT) Mac version or X850XT Mac version.
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    Thank you for your help! Kinda stinks, but that's life...

    (Also thank you yippy ;)

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