Can a PCIe 2.0 component work with a regular PCI express x16 slot? Tags: Graphics Cards Components PCI Express Graphics Last response: October 18, 2009 7:06 PM in Graphics & Displays Share meggido360 October 18, 2009 7:00:25 PM Well the title says it all I'm just trying to upgrade my graphics card and the card that I want is a PCIe 2.0 x16. More about : pcie component work regular pci express x16 slot Derbixrace a b U Graphics card October 18, 2009 7:05:49 PM yes, i have a hd4870 512mb and thats a PCI-E 2.0 x16 graphics card but my motherboard only has PCI-E x16 (not 2.0) and it works like a charm shening October 18, 2009 7:06:12 PM Yes the card will work fine on a PCEe 1.0 x 16. Most cards dont even use the bandwidth of the old x16 slot so you wont loose any performance by using a PCE 2.0 card in a 1.0 slot. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill pci express 3.0 x16 card work in pci 2.0 x16 slot? Forum SolvedWill this graphic card work the same in the PCI Express 2.0 x16 1(running at x4) slot? Forum Solvedpci-e x16 2.0 work for pci-e x16 slot? Forum SolvedCan an HD 7850 work in a PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot? Forum PCI-E3.0 (x16) Graphics Card in PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot possible? Forum Solvedwill a graphics card with PCI Express 2.0 x16 work with my 3.0 PCI Express x16 expansion slot? 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 Will pci express 3.0 x16 card work in pci 2.0 x16 slot? Forum SolvedWill pci express 3.0 x16 card work in pci 2.0 x8 slot Forum SolvedWill PCI-E 2.0 x16 GPU work on PCI-E x16 slot??? Forum Can Asus HD 7770 Work in PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot Forum Will PCI Express 3.0 x16 work with PCIe 2.0 x16? Forum Will at PCI-Express 2.0 x16 work in a PCI-Express 1.0 or 1.1 Slot Forum Would a PCI card fit and work in a PCIE x16 2.0 slot? Forum Can PCI-Express x16 slots work for other PCI-E cards Forum SolvedPCIe x1 soundcard in PCI Express x16 slot compatibility? Forum SolvedPCI Express 3.0 x16 graphic card on PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot? Forum SolvedHow can I tell if my motherboard has a PCI Express x16 2.0 graphics slot or a 3.0 graphics slot? Forum SolvedGPU blocking PCI Express x1 slot. Will wireless adapter work and perform as expected in a PCI Express x16 slot? 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 !