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Will the R9 380 work with my computer?

Question asked by whitemagetifa on Oct 19, 2016
Latest reply on Oct 19, 2016 by whitemagetifa

Hello  I was wondering if anyone knew if the  ASUS Strix AMD Radeon R9 380 2GB GDDR5 will work with my computer i was looking at this one ASUS Strix AMD Radeon R9 380 2GB GDDR5 Graphics Card -



I wanted to know if i will have any issues installing it and will it work on my computer or maybe i gotta update my bios version which they are verison 7 atm if i update them they be 8.10 Rev. A.

as for my specs

Model HP PC: H8 1234

M3970AM-HP (Angelica2)



Manufacturer: Gigabyte

Form factor: uATX - 24.4 cm (9.6 inches) x 24.4 cm (9.6 inches)

Chipset: AMD 970

Memory sockets: 4 x DDR3

Front side bus speeds: UMI (United Media Interface) 4 lane, 5 GT/s per lane

Processor socket: AM3-b

Expansion Slots:

One PCI Express x16 (Gen 2.0)

Three PCI Express x1 (Gen 2.0)

One PCI Express mini card (for half-length add-in cards) with USB connector




AMD FX-6120

TDP: 95W

Operating speed: 3.5 GHz (up to 4.1 GHz turbo)

Number of cores: 6

Socket: AM3+

Bus speed: HT3 - 5.2GT/s




10 GB

Amount: 10 GB

Speed: PC3-12800 MB/sec (runs as PC3-10600 in this system)

Type: DDR3-1600



Bios Verison:  an2_705


Bios: Legacy Bios


If anyone can help me out i be very grateful. ^-^