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is pci 3 faster than pci 2????

Last response: in Graphics & Displays
November 1, 2013 2:27:27 PM

so say for example that i have a gpu with pci 3 connectivity.i connect it to a pci 3 slot in my motherboard.
and i have the same gpu and a different motherboard with pci 2 slot .is the gpu going to run faster on the motherboard which has pci 3?it is going to make a big difference from the pci 2 or not?

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November 1, 2013 2:28:46 PM

There is almost no differene between pci 2 x 16 and pci 3 x16.
November 1, 2013 2:32:33 PM

With extremely fast cards theres a couple of percent difference, anything less and its nothing.

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November 1, 2013 2:33:47 PM

There is no performance difference to date that is noticable in any way according to these results and by word of mouth
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