2.1 x16 pci express in a 2.0 x16 computer Tags: Graphics Cards PCI Express Motherboards Computer Graphics Product Last response: June 29, 2011 8:31 PM in Graphics & Displays Share mrboygenis June 29, 2011 5:23:12 PM my question is will a 2.1x16 pci express video card fit in a 2.0x16 motherboard slot im thinking of geting this video card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... and this motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... will this combo work well as a cheep gameing pc to play games like team fortres 2 and will this combo work well in general More about : x16 pci express x16 computer yummerzzz a b U Graphics card June 29, 2011 5:27:24 PM Yes, they do not make PCI-E2.1 X16 slots, only PCI-E 2.0 X16 slots, short and simple answer, yes, PCI-E 2.1 cards were made to work with PCI-E 2.0 slots, though sometimes the have issues with the older PCI-E 1.0 X16 slots. m 0 l mrboygenis June 29, 2011 8:31:28 PM thanks alot man u saved my butt cuz i was unshure and dint know what to do m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PCI Express 2.1 x16 GPU work in an Express 2.0? Forum PCI Express 2.0 x16 vs PCI Express 2.1 x16 Forum SolvedPowerColor Go! Green AX5450 1GBK3-SH Radeon HD 5450 (Cedar) 1GB 64-Bit DDR3 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP video card Forum SolvedPCI Express 2.1 x16 card on PCI Express 2.2 x16 slot Forum SolvedXFX HD-567X-YNF3 Radeon HD 5670 512MB 128-bit DDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 - $100 Ballpark Forum SolvedPCI Express 2.1x16 Cards in PCIE X16 Forum SolvedWill pci express 3.0 x16 card work in pci 2.0 x16 slot? Forum SolvedPCI Express 3.0 x16 graphic card on PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot? Forum Solved3.0 GPU into a PCI Express 2.0 x16 Mobo Forum How much power is needed for a 512MB 32-bit DDR3 PCI Express 2.1 x16 card? Forum SolvedPCI Express 2.0 x16 GPU that will run SWTOR on max settings Forum What are the requirements of MSI- Radeon HD 6670 Graphic Card - 800 MHz Core - 1 GB DDR3 SDRAM - PCI Express 2.1 x16? Forum SolvedPCI-Express x16 and One PCI Express 2.0 ×16 questions Forum SolvedHow can I tell if my motherboard has a PCI Express x16 2.0 graphics slot or a 3.0 graphics slot? Forum Solvedgtx 760 2GB vs 4GB on pci express 2.0 x16 Forum SolvedBest Graphics Card for PCI Express x16 2.0 DDR3 Forum SolvedWill this graphic card work the same in the PCI Express 2.0 x16 1(running at x4) slot? Forum Pci express 2.1 x16 ddr3 support vs ddr2 pci express x16 1.0 Forum SolvedWill a PCI Express 3.0 video card work on a pci 2.0 x16 mother board with the same performance as it works on a pci 3.0 mobo Forum SolvedHalf Length pci express x16 2.0 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 !