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Will pci express 3.0 x16 card work in pci 2.0 x16 slot?

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July 12, 2014 10:00:57 AM

actually my mother board is
Intel® Desktop Board DH55PJ
One PCI Express* 2.0 x 16 bus add-in card connector
Two PCI Express 2.0 x 1 connectors
One PCI Conventional bus connector
but my graphics card ZOTAC GTX 650 Ti Synergy Edition 2GB 128-bit DDR5 Graphics Card having Bus Standard PCI Express 3.0 x16 can i use my graphics card by putting it in 2.0 x16 slot? or iz ther any problem by using that in 2.0 x16 slot?
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July 12, 2014 10:02:46 AM

T will work it just won't have as high of bandwidth
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July 12, 2014 10:03:07 AM

Yes it will run perfectly , with very very little performance loss.

http://www.pugetsystems.com/labs/articles/Impact-of-PCI...
Impact of PCI-E Speed on Gaming Performance
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July 12, 2014 10:03:59 AM

jameson clark and SR-71 black bird can u both elobarate ur explanations???? plzzz i cant get u.... yes or no i can use it????
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July 12, 2014 10:04:43 AM

Yes you can with very little performance loss read my link above.
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July 12, 2014 10:06:02 AM

Simply, yes it will work
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It works fine and you don't hardly lose any performance.
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