To which PCIe slot shall I install my card ? Tags: Graphics Cards Asus Motherboards ATI Graphics Last response: September 3, 2010 12:55 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Tex-Twil September 2, 2010 5:46:29 PM Hello, I have a ATI 5850 card and a Asus P7P55D Motherboard with 3 PCIe slots described in the manual as follows Quote: PCIe 2.0 x16_1 (single at x16, dual at x8 link) PCIe 2.0 x16_2 ( at x8 link) PCIe 2.0 x16_3 ( at x4 link, 3GT) Currently I have my card in the 2nd slot. Shall I move it to the 1st one ? cheers, Tex More about : pcie slot install card Helltech a c 153 U Graphics card September 2, 2010 5:48:54 PM I would, but thats just me. I know on my Rampage II if I put it in the second slot in single mode it runs at x8, while that isn't a big difference, its a small difference and I'm an ethusiast. wa1 a c 189 U Graphics card a b Ĉ ASUS a b V Motherboard September 3, 2010 12:55:08 AM Well, installing on 2nd slot(x8) is okay, you wouldn't lose much speed on that slot, but i still recommend to move that card on the 1st slot, it will give you full performance... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedz420 In which slot should I install Matrox MXO2 PCIE Host Adaptor? Forum SolvedCan I install a PCI-e x1 Wireless network card in a PCI-e x16 slot? Forum Solveddo a pci-e 3.0 card get hot or reach the maxmium temp when it install on a pci-e 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedWill a R9 270x which a PCI-E 3.0 card apply to a PCI-E 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedTo which PCIE Slot should Graphics Card go? Forum SolvedDoes It Matter Which PCIE Slot You Put Graphics Card In? Asus 990fx R2 and 780 Classified Forum It's possible to install a PCI-E card in the PCI motherboard slot ? (see pictures) Forum Solvedwhen installing hd7770 graphic card on gigabyte b75m d3h motherboard it is blocking one of the two pcie X1 slot Forum SolvedBest gaming card which fills just one pci-e slot Forum Primary PCI-E x16 slot no longer detecting video cards after 7870 install attempt Forum Possible to install RAID card in second PCIe x16 slot on Asus P7P55D? Forum Can I install my single vga card into secondary pci-e x16 slot ? Forum SolvedCan I install a PCI-E x8 (2.0) SSD into a PCI-E x8_4 (3.0) slot on m/b? Forum Which new Dell desktop has a PCI-E video card slot? Lookin.. Forum SolvedWhich Graphic card shall i buy for Intel i5-2300 with 8 GB Ram , 450 watt Intex smps Forum SolvedGraphics card not working properly in PCIe x16 slot Forum SolvedMy graphics card covers my PCI-E x1 slot Forum SolvedWhich card shall i choose? Forum Which graphics card shall I get? Forum SolvedGPU on which pci-e 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 !