X16/x16/x1 mode Tags: Asus Motherboards Last response: October 16, 2011 10:18 PM in Motherboards Share sirrayiv July 2, 2010 11:15:57 PM Noob question, but important none the less....I am looking at buying an Asus motherboard, model #P6X58D. This board is set up for Xcrossfire, and 3 way SLI at either (at x16/x8/x8 or x16/x16/x1 mode) My question is, if I plan on buying two nVidia cards for this motherboard, will they run at x16/x8 or x16/x16? More about : x16 x16 mode wiinippongamer a b V Motherboard July 3, 2010 12:23:31 AM if just 2 cards they'll run at x16/x16 sirrayiv July 3, 2010 12:50:22 AM wiinippongamer said:if just 2 cards they'll run at x16/x16 Thats what I thought....thanks for confirming this for me! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Scarlet October 16, 2011 10:18:22 PM and what happens if I use 2-way SLI and one other card? Will the SLI cards work both in x16 mode and the third one in x1? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIs it possible to have 2 cards in SLI mode , 1 card non-sli - 3 total ForumWhat do the "modes" of the PCI-e specs mean? ForumSlower than expected performance with RAID / SSD Array ForumUpgrading compatibility ForumNeed a 7.1 sound card ForumCan i install a PCI Express 2.0 card on ASUS P6TD board? ForumHelp! Galaxy GTX460 SLI: no option available in control panel... ForumRecommend MOBO for Intel Core i7 Processor i7-2600K 3.4GHz ForumGTX 470 SLI Overheating ForumASUS motherboards ForumCrossfire & PCI-E speed/slot question ForumMobo for i7 with two pci express ForumP6x58D-E + 2x 5970 + OCZ Ibis ForumWhich is better memory Forum[Solved] PCI-E x16 and PCI-E x16 2.1 Need help ForumPCIe x1 vs. PCIe x16 Forum[Solved] Is it better to run SLI @ x8/x8 or single card @ x16? Forum[Gateway] SATA Mode Select locked Forum[SOLVED] running GA-X58A-UD3R in AHCI mode - WinXP - BSOD 0x0..07B Forum[Solved] Dram timing mode help!! More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !