motherboards with PCI-E and AGP both

By oldslowguy ยท 8 replies
Apr 14, 2006
  1. Thanks in advance. Which manufacturers make them, and the model numbers if known. Thanks !
  2. Mr Papschmere

    Mr Papschmere TS Rookie Posts: 55

    What CPU U looking at? S939 AMD or S774 Intel?

    I believe Abit do one for the S939
  3. Mr Papschmere

    Mr Papschmere TS Rookie Posts: 55

    I think it's Asrock, on 2nd thought!
  4. oldslowguy

    oldslowguy TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Asrock you were right. Any others? Thanks.

    ICUB4UCME TS Rookie

    try checking out msi. i personally don't care for the brand but in the past i've seen some very odd combinations of supported technologies come from them.
  6. DaProffessaT34

    DaProffessaT34 TS Rookie Posts: 39

    Nah I have AsRock its AGP
  7. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    You are absolutely correct.

    Take a look HERE. Scroll down to see the specs.

    Regards Howard :)
  8. DonNagual

    DonNagual TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,406

    There are a number of companies that have made a board with both an AGP and a PCIe 16x slot. But you have to be careful when choosing, especially for the AGP side of the deal. A few of these boards have actually bridged their PCI slots so an AGP card fits in them, but the bandwidth is incredibly low. Not a true AGP slot. If you are trying to run a high end AGP card, it will be heavily crippled by the low bandwidth.

    The Asrock dual (the one Howard has linked to above) seems to have the best reputation for this type of board, and from the benchmarks it's performance is quite impressive both on the AGP side AND the PCIe 16x side.
  9. DaProffessaT34

    DaProffessaT34 TS Rookie Posts: 39

    ASRock is liek the best motehrboard
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