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Old 01-22-2015, 09:20 AM
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what macs are compatible with an hd 2 accel pcix system? Pro tools 8?
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G5's with OS X 10.5
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Ji,

Mac pro's with pci Slots

up till about 2008 harpertown era possibly a bit later as long as it has PCI (aka PCIx) slots


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PCI X slots ended with mac Intel generations Mac Pro 1.1
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great thanks! What g5 is best? there are a few
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Ji,

Mac pro's with pci Slots

up till about 2008 harpertown era possibly a bit later as long as it has PCI (aka PCIx) slots


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Mac Pro is PCI-express, not PCI-X.

PowerMac G5 are generally PCI-X but the last generation was PCI-express.
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PCI X slots ended with mac Intel generations Mac Pro 1.1

Ended with 1.1's

I don't doubt you but I never knew that the last G5's had PCI-e slots
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I don't doubt you but I never knew that the last G5's had PCI-e slots
That was probably the most important reason why I bought one back in 2005 and it served me well until I replaced it with a 2009 MacPro4,1 (Nehalem)
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