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Old November 25, 2011, 10:30 PM
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I've got a Acer Aspire Compact PC x1900 that I use for torrenting and some other basic appications. I decided to upgrade it from 3gigs DDR3 to 8gigs DDR3 and I reapplied new thermal past to the Heatsync while I was at it. But I noticed on the MOBO this (see pics)



Seems to be a Dedicated Graphics card slot...which isn't a big deal but I would like if possible to run Duel Monitors off this PC, looking at the back I would seem to have some options but I'm not sure...thoughts/suggestions?
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Old November 25, 2011, 10:43 PM
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You can, you just need a low profile/low heat card in there. Something like a GT520?

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Old November 25, 2011, 10:51 PM
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You can, you just need a low profile/low heat card in there. Something like a GT520?

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Old November 25, 2011, 10:54 PM
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Looking at the GT's I'm noticing that they seem large, (low profile)

I need/want dual VGA inputs or Dual DVI inputs.
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Old November 25, 2011, 10:56 PM
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I don't know of any low profile low power ones that have dual of each. Use a VGA to DVI' Adaptor perhaps? And if you think the 520 is too big, use a 430 instead.


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Old November 25, 2011, 11:21 PM
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NCIX.com - Buy ASUS GeForce GT 520 Silent Fermi 810MHZ 1024MB 1.2GHZ DDR3 PCI-E VGA DVI HDMI Low Profile Video Card - ASUS - ENGT520 SILENT/DI/1GD3(LP) - in Canada

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Old November 25, 2011, 11:46 PM
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great, thanks for the help guys!
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Old November 28, 2011, 07:41 AM
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Since the 520 didn't fit go 430. The Heatsink should not be any thicker than the card's slot profile.

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