Closed How to make sure USB 3 add-in card will fit my PC? Tags: USB3 External Hard Drive Components Last response: August 16, 2011 6:25 PM in Components Share okieman August 5, 2011 3:16:16 AM I need to quickly identify a good USB 3.0 add-in card and get it ordered, because my new 2 TB USB 3.0 external hard drive is on the way. The problem is, I don't know if there are any steps to make sure the add-in I purchase is compatible with my motherboard. Any tips? More about : make usb add card fit Best solution Toxxyc August 5, 2011 5:01:29 AM Share If your motherboard has a PCI slot available, it will fit and most probably fit. okieman August 16, 2011 3:21:38 PM I found a company that specializes in special cards, like my need to put the latest technology on an older PC. They're called StarTech.com and I am not affiliated with them in any way whatsoever. Related resources Onboard RAID or Add-in Card ? - Forum First Build, Making Sure my Parts all fit - Forum Getting back into the swing of things, help making sure everything fit - Forum How are extra disks added to a pc ? which IDE card to use? - Forum First build, want to make sure everythings good - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer okieman August 16, 2011 3:22:14 PM Best answer selected by okieman. Mousemonkey August 16, 2011 6:25:15 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to make sure PC is running correctly? Forum Did I pick the right parts for a $500-$600 Photoshop/internet pc Forum Windows in SSD conected to ad in SATA 3 Express card Forum How to test if all your computer components will fit together Forum Not sure if this fits in here, but building a new case from ground up Forum BestConfigs - Budget Intel-Based Gaming PC Forum Ordering tonight, How can I make this cheaper than $1,000? Forum Wan't to make sure everything is compatible! Forum First Build, need help making sure i chose the right parts Forum How do you know wheater or not a graphics card will work on a computer Forum Real world transfer speeds for esata and usb 3 .0 Forum How do you fit the asus usb 3 front box for a p8z68 deluxe gen 3 Forum PSU Help Forum Will this PSU support the system? Forum [Solved] How much of a difference between cooler? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !