What should I do with PCIxX1_1 slot?

Mobo ASUS M3A78-EM w/ phenomx4 9550
Video ASUS EAH4770 Formula

Was wondering what options I have for this slot that would help anything performance wise or is it best to leave empty? A minor but part of reason I want something here is to get the top slot vent panel and move it blow video card. My 1 and only complaint with this case was with exception of the one vent panel, the others are pop outs. So cant just move one up and other down. I am new to gaming computers of today. Have been able to build this one on a budget and it does great for everything I want. Here is pic of inside of my case to get better idea of what I am talking about if that helps any.

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More about what pcixx1_1 slot
  1. Leave it empty the things that are made for it are mostly already integrated on your motherboard.
  2. Word on the street is, it can handle a PhysX card with an adapter. If you're into that kinda thing, that is.
  3. the only things i can really think of off the top of my head ar tv tuner cards, and sound cards, and the difference between onboard, and a dedicated a extremely litter
  4. well I don't think that card will work due to no outs and setup needs it to be used as an out to monitor during setup. Looks like I may wait for this http://vr-zone.com/articles/albatron-plans-9500gt-pcie-x1-card-for-sff-htpc/6707.html
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