Closed Interchange pci-e 2.1 x16 w/pci-e 2.0 x16 vid cards? Tags: Radeon PCI Express Graphics Last response: May 17, 2011 7:35 PM in Graphics & Displays Share techno-sphinx May 17, 2011 6:43:29 PM Can a pci-e 2.1 x16 vid card work in a pci-e 2.0 x16 expansion bay? And, if so what are the complications? More about : interchange pci x16 pci x16 vid cards Best solution IH8U May 17, 2011 7:04:29 PM Yes, it will just pull more power via the PSU instead of the slot. The card itself is backwards compatible. Share techno-sphinx May 17, 2011 7:18:49 PM Best answer selected by techno-sphinx. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mousemonkey May 17, 2011 7:35:31 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPCI-e x16 1.0 GPU: BEST card that is NOT a 2.0 or 2.1 Forum SolvedPCI Express 2.1x16 Cards in PCIE X16 Forum PCIE x16, PCIE 2.0, PCIE 2.1...Help! Forum PCIe 2.0 x16 VS PCIe 2.1 x16 Forum SolvedWill my slimline s3500 recognise a pcie x16 (gen2.1) card Forum SolvedPCIe 2.1 Card in motherboard with PCIe x16 slot Forum SolvedBest PCI-e x16 2.0 ONLY Graphics card? Forum Are PCIE x16 2.1 cards bottlenecked by PCIE x16 1.0 slots? Forum Solvedbest graphics card for pcie 2.0 x16 Forum Solvedbest graphics card for pcie 2.0 x16 Forum SolvedCan I put a PCIe 2.0 x16 card into a simple x16 slot? Forum SolvedRunning video card in PCIe 2.0 x16 slot Forum PCI Xpress x16 1.0 running 2.0 vid cards? Forum SolvedDoes the pcie 3.0 graphics card work flawlessly on pcie 2.0 x16 port ? Forum SolvedWill PCI-E 3.0 card work on my Asus M4A78-E PCI-E 2.0 x16 Motherboard ? Forum SolvedHow bottlenecked would a PCIe 3.0 x16 card be in a 2.0 8x slot? Forum Solvedwill PCI-E 3.0 Bus Standard graphics card work on PCI-Express x16 2.0 Forum SolvedPCI-e x16 3.0 card in a PCI-e x16 x 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.0 x16 card work in PCI-E 1.1 x16 Forum SolvedWill PCI-E x1 card fit in a PCI-e 2.0 x16 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 !