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November 6, 2012 1:45:37 AM

How much of a gaming performance difference will using a PCI-E x16 slot over a PCI-E 2.0 x16 make on my framerate? (using Geforce Gtx 550 ti)

I asked in Graphics Cards and got no real help.

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November 6, 2012 2:34:38 AM

If you mean x16 PCIe 3.0 vs PCIe 2.0, the difference should be between slim and none at least for the time being, 0-5%.

If you mean PCIe 1.0 vs PCIe 2.0, then that would be 10-15%.

Search for something like "PCIe bandwidth gpu scaling" if you want more details.
November 6, 2012 2:35:08 AM

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