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I have a Dell Optiplex GX150 SSF.  I need to find a better video card for it as the one in to will not allow me to play 3D games and crashes or locks them.

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  • Lynn Buckingham
    Lynn Buckingham Jan 22, 2009

    Thanks.  I actually do have an AGP card although full form.  But I am going to see if I can take off the bracket or do something to see if I can make it fit and work.  However, there is a card in that slot at the moment of which I am not sure.

  • Lynn Buckingham
    Lynn Buckingham Jan 22, 2009

    I don't have the specs for MB, but thanks for all your help.



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Your system does have a 4X AGP slot. There are quite a few video cards to choose from. Here is a website of available video cards. I always look at the reviews before purchasing, they are a fairly good indicator of product value and reliability.


When you get a new video card you will need to disable the on board video through the system BIOS at start up.

I hope this helps,

Thanks for using FixYa,


Posted on Jan 22, 2009

  • Eric
    Eric Jan 22, 2009

    I read in the specifications for this motherboard, that you will need a low-profile AGP card for the small case, but if you have the tower you can use the full form factor. That link I provided does have some low profile video cards if you can't modify yours to work.

    I hope this helps,

    Thanks for using FixYa,


  • Eric
    Eric Jan 22, 2009

    Here's a link to the manual for your system.




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