PCI Express x16 2.0 question Tags: Graphics Cards PCI Express Graphics Last response: May 24, 2008 2:56 AM in Graphics & Displays Share SeafoodPho May 23, 2008 9:10:58 PM Can I a PCI Express x16 2.0 graphics card fit into a regular PCI Express x16 slot? More about : pci express x16 question JAYDEEJOHN a b U Graphics card May 23, 2008 9:14:20 PM I think youre asking if a PCI2 can fit into a PCI 1? Yes it can, no problems SeafoodPho May 23, 2008 9:17:31 PM so lets say a EVGA 8800 GTS PCI Express x16 2.0 card can fit in a regular PCI Express x16 slot and still work eventhough it's huge and will take one PCI slot too? Related resources PCI-Express x16 and One PCI Express 2.0 ×16 questions - Forum PCI Express 2.0 x16 question - Forum Question about PCI Express x16 and 2.0? - Forum PCI Express 2.0 x16 in this MB question? - Forum PCI Express 3.0 x16 graphic card on PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SeafoodPho May 23, 2008 9:21:32 PM DAM it I could of bought a 8800 instead of a 8600GT! godless May 23, 2008 9:21:58 PM physically the slot is the same. the difference lies in bandwith, 2.0 has more. blacksci May 23, 2008 9:24:34 PM Although 16x still isnt fully utilized, so its a moot thing to worry about. godless May 23, 2008 9:27:55 PM then return it and get something better. like the 8800 you mentioned blacksci May 23, 2008 9:42:21 PM agreed, i would to, 8600 isnt even half the card a 8800gt is. SeafoodPho May 24, 2008 2:56:05 AM it's too late for that... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved3.0 GPU into a PCI Express 2.0 x16 Mobo Forum SolvedPCI Express 2.0 x16 GPU that will run SWTOR on max settings Forum SolvedHow can I tell if my motherboard has a PCI Express x16 2.0 graphics slot or a 3.0 graphics slot? Forum Solvedgtx 760 2GB vs 4GB on pci express 2.0 x16 Forum SolvedBest Graphics Card for PCI Express x16 2.0 DDR3 Forum SolvedWill this graphic card work the same in the PCI Express 2.0 x16 1(running at x4) slot? Forum SolvedWill a PCI Express 3.0 video card work on a pci 2.0 x16 mother board with the same performance as it works on a pci 3.0 mobo Forum SolvedHalf Length pci express x16 2.0 slot?? Forum SolvedIm looking for a PCI Express 2.0 or 3.0 x16 to USB converter Forum SolvedWill PCI Express 3.0 x16 work with PCIe 2.0 x16? Forum Solvedwill PCI-E 3.0 Bus Standard graphics card work on PCI-Express x16 2.0 Forum SolvedPCI Express x16 1.0 v/s PCI Express 2.0 x16 Forum SolvedCan an HD 7850 work in a PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot? Forum Solvedwill a graphics card with PCI Express 2.0 x16 work with my 3.0 PCI Express x16 expansion slot? Forum SolvedI need to know whats the difference PCIe 2.0 x16 and PCI Express x16. 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 !