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Do I need a PCIE Graphics card that is DDR3 or 4 or 5 or can I use DDR2 graphics Card? This is what I just purchased GEforce GT220 1 GB PCIe. This is the MB GA-890XA-UD3.
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Your video card is fine. But in general the higher the DDR, the faster the memory on the video card is
    
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DDR2/3/4/5 does not matter much on lower end card.
That being said, generally, A DDR3 GT220 is still faster than DDR2 version, however, the difference is marginal.

On higher end cards, difference between DDR2vsDDR3 or GDDR3 vs GDDR5 is significant.
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Wow thanks for the quick reply. I thought I was the only one up at this time in the morning! Thanks again.
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Wow thanks for the quick reply. I thought I was the only one up at this time in the morning! Thanks again.
Alot of the people on this forum live in different time zones.
    
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