Solved Sapphire R9 280X toxic/vapor on low end mobo etc Tags: Asus Graphics Sapphire Intel i7 Last response: February 16, 2014 10:04 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Adeeb Jarrar February 16, 2014 9:50:36 AM I really want to buy the the r9 280x toxic but im not sure if there will be a problem with my current specs. I have: asus h81m-e board i7 4770 corsair vs650 psu is there a difference in performance if i have a better board with this gpu? thank you for your answer More about : sapphire 280x toxic vapor low end mobo Reply to Adeeb Jarrar Novuake a b Ĉ ASUS February 16, 2014 9:53:50 AM Nope, your fine. Reply to Novuake m 0 l Adeeb Jarrar February 16, 2014 9:57:36 AM thanks Reply to Adeeb Jarrar m 0 l Related resources Sapphire R9 280X Dual-X OC + CPU + MOBO output - Forum SAPPHIRE TRI-X OC r9 290 low fps on BF3, Far Cry 3, Team Fortress 2 ETC.? - Forum Do low end mobo's affect cpu etc performance ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution jason katsou February 16, 2014 10:00:22 AM i saw that your motherboard has pci e x16 but not 3.0!in reality there is not a big difference between pci e 16x 3.0/2.0/1.1 so you will be fine.your performance will dicrease only about 3/100.dont buy new mobo!!! Reply to jason katsou Share maktovic a b Ĉ ASUS February 16, 2014 10:04:10 AM You will be fine And your mobo has Pcie 2.0 x16 But there will be only 1-2% performance decrease in pcie 2.0 as compared to pcie 3.0 Reply to maktovic m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !