PCIe or PCIe 2.0 Tags: Motherboards Gtx Nvidia Last response: August 3, 2008 6:53 PM in Motherboards Share skitz0ut August 3, 2008 12:29:26 AM I just bought a new nvidia 9800 gtx pcie 2.0 card for my system. I am wondering if I should upgrade my MB as well, b/c it only has a PCIe x16 slot. Would I see a difference with a pcie 2.0 MB or not. thanx in advance More about : pcie pcie Maziar a c 135 V Motherboard a b Î Nvidia August 3, 2008 6:21:47 AM No keep your motherboard. dirtmountain August 3, 2008 6:54:20 AM ^ agreed, there's no problem whatsoever with your old motherboard and the PCIeX16 1.0 socket. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer skitz0ut August 3, 2008 6:53:54 PM thanx for the input Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPCI-E 3.0 (x16) Graphics Card in PCI 2.0 x16 slot possible? ForumIs it worth using a PCI-E 2.0 Graphics Card on a 2.0 Slot? ForumDifference between pcie 1.1 & 2.0 ForumPCIE 3.0 x16 + PCIE 2.0 x4 ForumNeed PCIe Controller/Expansion Card with USB 2.0 Header and SATA Heade ForumGTX 560 Ti running at PCI-E 2.0 4x instead of 16x ForumPCIe 3.0 GPU, CPU only supports PCIe 2.0 . Problem? ForumWill a cpu that's only compatible with pcie 2.0 run a 3.0 card? ForumHD 7770 on PCIE 3.0 or HD 6850 on PCIE 2.0 / 2.1 (both stock speeds)? ForumWill putting a PCIe 3.0 x16 card into a PCIe 2.0 x16 mob bottleneck it ForumSandy Bridge vs Ivy Bridge and PCI-e 2.0 vs 3.0 ForumPCIE x16 3.0 or PCIE x4 2.0 for NIC? ForumHow does pci-e 2.0 and 3.0 work? ForumPcie 3.0 card fit pcie 2.0 mobo slot? ForumPCIe 3.0 and PCIe 2.0 XFire - Performance Hit? ForumPCI-E 2.0 x16 splitter ForumPCIe 3.0 card in PCIe2.0 slot ForumPCIe 2.0 and PCIe 3.0 ForumPCI-E 1.1 vs PCI-E 2.0 ForumRAID controllers: PCIe 2.0 vs PCIe 3.0 More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !