Pciexpress16x vs pciexpress 2.0 Tags: Graphics Cards PCI Express Graphics Last response: August 17, 2010 10:28 AM in Graphics & Displays Share rmc2588 August 17, 2010 10:02:04 AM Can I use pci express 16x graphics card on a pci express 2.0 platform or vice versa? More about : pciexpress16x pciexpress Lmeow a b U Graphics card August 17, 2010 10:28:08 AM PCI-Express is a standard, and the number (2.0 in this case) means the revision of the standard. There are PCI-E 1.1 x16 slots and PCI-E 2.0 x16 slots. PCI-E 2.0 offers twice as much bandwidth than PCI-E 1.1. A PCI-E 2.0 x16 card will work in a PCI-E 2.0 x16 slot, and in PCI-E 1.1 slots as well. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan a Radeon HD 6670 PCI-Express 2.0 (x16) go in a Aspire M1610-U202A ForumPci-express 1.0 vs 2.0 with 4800 ForumHelp With PSU ForumNvidia 7900/8000, what is ATI's response? ForumSATA III vs PCI-Express x4 ForumWhat PCI-Express graphics cards are first generation? ForumHow can a PCI-Express x1 SATA controller card offer 6 SATA II slots? ForumPCI express 3.0 Graphics Cards vs PCI express 2.0 Graphics Cards ForumBudget PCI-Express x 16 v1.0 Graphics card ForumGTX680 using PCI 2.0 Express vs 3.0 Express Forum4890 running at PCI-Express 4x, fast enough to fold? ForumPCI-Express x16/x4 CrossFireX/SLI Scaling ForumPCI-Express question ForumWill PCI-Express x16 slot (running at x8) handle a graphic card? ForumPCI-Express , Upgrade from X300 to...? ForumPci-e 2.0 x16 vs 2.1x16 ForumUpgrade to GTX 680 Classified from this? ForumAti 4770 running at PCI-E x8 2.0 ForumPCIE x16 2.0 compatibility ForumPCIe 2.0 x16 VS PCIe 2.1 x16 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 !