Pci-e 2.0 card on 1.0 pcie mobo.? Tags: Graphics Cards PCI Express Motherboards Radeon Graphics Last response: November 23, 2007 5:27 PM in Graphics & Displays Share rofllol100 November 22, 2007 11:52:02 PM Hello! I´m planning to buy a new G card : radeon HD3870(pci-e 2.0) the problem that my mother board(msi 945p neo3) has a pci-e 1.0 slot. so will the card work ? if ya, will it run on full data transfare rate? More about : pci card pcie mobo aevm a c 143 U Graphics card a b V Motherboard November 23, 2007 12:28:31 AM It should be fine. PCI-E 2.0 cards work on PCI-E 1.0 boards, and PCI-E 1.0 has plenty of bandwidth for every card out there so far. What kind of power supply do you have? You need to check that it's powerful enough. mactronix a c 130 U Graphics card a b V Motherboard November 23, 2007 6:51:23 AM Hi rofllol100 and welcome to the forum. As aevm says it will work yust fine Mactronix Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer u2vini November 23, 2007 5:27:03 PM I was about to ask the same! I have an A8N-E with PCI-E 1.0 and want to add a 8800gt 2.0, is aevm, the same for every card in the market? or your comment was just for the HD3870? I have an Antec TPII 480w, i hope is enough! Edit: Sorry about this, i saw the answer in a different post. (i should write 1000 times, "read before ask") Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPCIe 2.0 mobo -- can it take a PCIe 1.0 vid card? Forum Getting a PCIe 2.0 Card for an old PCIe 1.0 Mobo Forum PCI-E 1.0 Graphics Card in a 2.0 mobo? Forum Can mobo having pcie 1.0a will support graphic card having pcie2.0 Forum PCIe 2.0 Card for PCIe 1.0 mobo Forum SolvedWhat happens if you put a PCI-E 2.0 card in a 1.0 slot? Forum SolvedPCI-e 1.0 vs PCI-e 2.0 with a PCI-e 3.0 card Forum SolvedPCI-E 2.0 lane -> PCI-E 1.0 converter -> PCI-E 2.0 card means performance hit? Forum will PCI-E 2.0 bus standard graphics card work on PCI-E 1.0? Forum SolvedLegacy pcie 1.0 slot vs pcie 2.0 card Forum SolvedWill A PCIe video card fit a PCIE 2.0 mobo? Forum What Nvidia card will operate in an HP Media Center(2005 win XP ) m7160n? We are completely confused about pcie 1.0 2.0 2.1 Forum SolvedPCIe 2.0 gfx card for PCIe 1.0 motherboard? Forum SolvedWill 7970GHZ PCI-E3.0 card have a negative performance on a PCI-E2.0 mobo? Forum SolvedPCI-e x16 1.0 GPU: BEST card that is NOT a 2.0 or 2.1 Forum SolvedPCI-E 2.0 Video card in PCI-E 1.0 Slot? Forum SolvedPCI-E 2.0 card, possibly 1.0 board Forum Solved2.0 pcie graphics card on 1.0 pcie motherboard? Forum SolvedUSB 3.0 PCI-E card on a mobo with only USB 2.0 ports Forum SolvedPCIE 2.1 card on PCIE 1.0 mobo.. HELP! 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 !