Is a PCI-E x16 slot always compatible with a PCI-E x16 2.0 card? Tags: Motherboards Compatibility PCI Express Last response: January 14, 2011 1:50 PM in Motherboards Share Advice Pro January 1, 2011 6:08:35 PM I've read that this is only sometimes possible. If not, then how about a PCI-E x1 slot? More about : pci x16 slot compatible pci x16 card rolli59 a c 1026 V Motherboard January 1, 2011 6:23:33 PM There have not been any issues reported with version 2.0 cards in version 1.x slot. On the other hand there have been many issues with version 2.1 cards in 1.x slot. Advice Pro January 14, 2011 1:50:14 PM Best answer selected by advice pro. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PCI-E x16 2.0 card compatible with PCI-E x16 1.1 slot or not Forum Will PCI-E x1 card fit in a PCI-e 2.0 x16 slot ? Forum Can i install a ddr5 video card in pcie x16 slot Forum pci-e x1 card into pci-e x16 slot ? Forum PCIe X16 Slot @ X4 Forum PCI-e x16 1.0 GPU: BEST card that is NOT a 2.0 or 2.1 Forum Can i fit a pci-e 3.0 in a 2.0 x16 slot ? Forum PCIE 2.0 card in PCIE X16 slot Forum Two video cards on same mobo (only one PCIe Xpress 2.0 x16 slot ) Forum PCI-E 3.0 ( x16 ) Graphics Card in PCI 2.0 x16 slot possible? Forum PCIe 2.1 Card in motherboard with PCIe x16 slot Forum Does HD 6670 work on a PCI-E 2.0 x16 slot ? Forum GPU at PCIE 2.0 x16 Slot running at x4! Forum PCIe x16 card in a 2.0 slot ? Forum Pci express® 2 1 x16 bus interface compatible for pci-e 2.0 motherboar Forum P7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb Forum Motherboards with front USB 3.0 Forum MSI K9N6PGM2-V compatible processor Forum Asus Rampage III Extreme Memory with i7 980X Forum [Solved] What do I need to take advantage of my video card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !