PCI-Express Questions!!!! Tags: Motherboards Computer Pci Express Last response: November 21, 2011 12:03 AM in Motherboards Share Billy42699 November 20, 2011 8:57:25 PM I'm running some random motherboard that came with my gateway dx4300-03, and i want to upgrade my GPU to an ATI Radeon 5670. Here is my computer specs http://reviews.cnet.com/desktops/gateway-dx4300-03/4507...;subnav My problem is that my motherboard only has slots for PCI-Express 1x and PCI Express x16, but the card I want needs a PCI-Express 2.1 (x16) slot http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... is the card I want I really don't want to have to waste money on that if is not compatible with my computer. Somebody please help!!!! More about : pci express questions | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Billy42699 November 20, 2011 10:19:01 PM Please somebody help me ! | Report abuse Vince_PT November 21, 2011 12:03:28 AM it will work fine but you will not use all potencial of the graphics card, i dont know how much it will bottleneck. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>PCI-Express Questions!!!!> Related ressources: ForumPCI-express or USB to stereo ForumUsb and pci-express cutting out on motherboard ForumPCI-express question ForumHelp needed between Pci-express and Pci-Express 2.0! ForumAMD Radeon HD 7750 or HD 7770 for PCI-Express 1.0 x16 slot systems? ForumPCI SSD RevoDrive 3 X2 PCI-Express SSD ForumPCI-Express and AGP capabilities ForumWhat PCI-Express version do I have? ForumPCI-Express Question ForumPCI-Express slots ForumMSI GeForce GTX560 1 GB DDR5 2DVI/Mini HDMI PCI-Express Video Card N56 ForumPCI-Express question x8 VS x16 ForumPCI-Express question ... ForumPCI-Express question ... ForumWhich is better memory ForumQuick Questions about 1333 Memory ForumMany questions about RAM/CPU/FSB matching ForumGF7100P-M7S Ver. 6.x Questions ForumQuestions about X79 ForumIntel® Desktop Board DX58SO questions..... More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !