Solved Half-length PCI Express x16 ?? Tags: Graphics Cards Motherboards PCI Express Graphics Last response: November 8, 2013 11:24 PM in Graphics & Displays Share chiefman January 6, 2010 10:26:38 AM Hi Just wondering what this means as its a bit confusing Slot 2: half-length, low profile-height, PCI Express x16 The mother board from a Lenovo M57 6072 has a full PCIe x16 but im a bit confused by the half length bit here is the site http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?lndocid=MIGR-68841#exp I intend to put a 3d graphics card in there and would like to know if this MoBo can handle an off the shelf card This is the Mobo layout http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?sitestyle=lenovo&lndocid=MIGR-68614 More about : half length pci express x16 Best solution r_manic a b U Graphics card a b V Motherboard January 7, 2010 6:31:33 AM "Half-Length, Low-Profile Height" means that while the slot will support x16 cards, only cards that are significantly shorter and thinner than many high-end graphics cards will fit. Share courageousbo November 8, 2013 11:24:44 PM r_manic said:"Half-Length, Low-Profile Height" means that while the slot will support x16 cards, only cards that are significantly shorter and thinner than many high-end graphics cards will fit. Dont wanna dig up an old thread, but what if it says Half length full height? because the slot looks the same as a regular pci e 16x 2.0.... and i wanna add a gpu for my brother m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill pci express 3.0 x16 card work in pci 2.0 x16 slot? Forum SolvedWould the GPU be compatible with my port (PCI-Express x16) Forum Solvedmy PCI Express is x16 in 0a68h motherboard of i975x chipset Forum SolvedGPU blocking PCI Express x1 slot. Will wireless adapter work and perform as expected in a PCI Express x16 slot? Forum SolvedPowerColor Go! Green AX5450 1GBK3-SH Radeon HD 5450 (Cedar) 1GB 64-Bit DDR3 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP video card Forum SolvedCompatibility of PCI Express 3.0 X 16 and PCIE x16 Forum SolvedPCI Express 3.0 x16 graphic card on PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot? Forum SolvedCan you use a pci express x16 3.0 video card in pci express x16 1.0 motherboard Forum SolvedPCI Express x16 3.0 Forum SolvedWondering about crossfire setup on New Z87-WS w/ dual x16 pci express option and cpu compatibility. Forum Solved3.0 GPU into a PCI Express 2.0 x16 Mobo Forum SolvedDo I have a Pci express x16 slot? Forum Solvedfind pci express x16 version Forum SolvedPNY VCGGTX7803XPB GeForce GTX 780 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 SLI Support Video Card Forum SolvedPCIe x1 soundcard in PCI Express x16 slot compatibility? Forum SolvedPCI Express 2.0 x16 GPU that will run SWTOR on max settings Forum SolvedIs It Safe to Unplug A Serial Card From My Pci Express x16 Forum SolvedCan i use a PCI Express 3.0 x16 video card with this MOBO Forum SolvedPCI Express x16 With PCI Express 3.0 x16 Video Card? Forum SolvedLow-profile PCI Express x16 slot and low-profile PCI 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 !