Can the mobo hinder the performance of your video card?

I was looking at getting the following video card and mobo. The mobo is pretty cheap - will it hinder the performance of the video card I selected? Thanks for your advice!

EVGA 01G-P3-1366-TR GeForce GTX 460 SE (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130591

and

ASUS M4A87TD EVO AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131647

to go with a AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDZ965FBGMBOX
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  1. No, the video card should perform well on that motherboard.

    However, in case you did not notice yourself, in choosing the SE version you are getting a crippled card compared to the regular 1 GB edition.
  2. lothdk said:
    No, the video card should perform well on that motherboard.

    However, in case you did not notice yourself, in choosing the SE version you are getting a crippled card compared to the regular 1 GB edition.


    I noticed. The price seems right between the performance of the SE and 1gb. Do you disagree? Honestly Im going back and forth....
  3. The mobo can actually affect the performance of the overall PC. However, the difference is usually minor. Here's an example of 4 expensive mobos:



    From: http://www.anandtech.com/show/3820/asus-evga-gigabyte-msi-four-flagship-motherboards-reviewed
  4. Well if your going to SLI/Crossfire,then yes, your graphics card might suffer from a x4 lane.
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