Solved PCIe 3.0 on a PCIe 2.0 motherboard... Will it bottleneck/be compatible? Tags: Asus Bottleneck Compatibility Motherboards Graphics Last response: June 13, 2014 6:52 PM in Graphics & Displays Share tfdude June 13, 2014 6:30:50 PM I am getting this http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008V99350/ref=wl_it_dp_o_pC_n... with this http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00D3F7CFK/ref=wl_it_dp_o_pC_n... and im wondering if there will be a bottleneck or if they'll be compatible More about : pcie pcie motherboard bottleneck compatible Reply to tfdude neon neophyte a b V Motherboard June 13, 2014 6:36:07 PM no bottleneck, no. Reply to neon neophyte m 0 l Best solution czar357 a b V Motherboard June 13, 2014 6:41:06 PM No bottleneck. The only reason you would see a bottleneck on 2.0 is if you use 3 or 4 way sli/crossfire. If you dont do that, you wont need to worry about bottlenecks. Reply to czar357 Share Related resources Will this pcie 3.0 card be compatible with my pcie 2.0 motherboard? - Forum Can PCIE 2.0 motherboard compatible to graphics card 3.0 version? - Forum PCie 3.0 motherboard compatible with PCIe 2.0 card - Forum PCI-E 3.0 compatible with 2.0? - Forum USB 3.0 PCIE Adapter in USB 2.0 Motherboard - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tfdude June 13, 2014 6:44:15 PM neon neophyte said:no bottleneck, no. and compatibility? Reply to tfdude m 0 l czar357 a b V Motherboard June 13, 2014 6:45:02 PM The 3.0 cards are backwards compatible with 2.0 motherboards. You are fine. Reply to czar357 m 0 l tfdude June 13, 2014 6:52:49 PM czar357 said:The 3.0 cards are backwards compatible with 2.0 motherboards. You are fine. Awesome! Thanks so much for the response! Reply to tfdude m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources mobo asrock h61m VS R2.0 pcie2.0x16slot compatible 2 gpu gddr5 pcie3.0x16 ? Forum SolvedWill a PCIe 3.0 work in a PCIe 2.0 motherboard Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.0 Motherboard (GA-X48-DQ6) bottleneck the performance of a PCI-E 3.0 graphics card (HD-7870) Forum SolvedAm I missing out when I have a PCIe 3.0 card but a 2.0 motherboard? Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.0 card be compatible with a PCI-E 3.0 slot? Forum Solvedpcie 2.0 motherboard vs pcie 3.0 graphics card Forum SolvedPCI-e 2.0 Motherboard with a PCI-e 3.0 GPU Forum SolvedWill PCI-E 3.0 card work on my Asus M4A78-E PCI-E 2.0 x16 Motherboard ? Forum SolvedPCIe 2.0 motherboard with PCIe 3.0 graphics card Forum SolvedWill my Motherboard effect the performance of my Gpu? (PCIe 2.0 mobo + PCIe 3.0 Gpu) Forum Is my PCI-E X16 2.0 slot backwards compatible with a 3.0 card? Forum SolvedIs it compatible if PCIE 3.0 VGA for PCIE 3.0x16 Motherboard? Forum Will a cpu that's only compatible with pcie 2.0 run a 3.0 card? Forum SolvedAre the PCIe 1x compatibly with PCIe 2.0 or 3.0 or PCI 2 and it doesn't drain power or something? Forum SolvedPCIe 2.0 and PCI 3.0 compatibility Forum More resources 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 !