PCI slot why exist? Tags: Motherboards Pci Last response: December 15, 2012 12:56 AM in Motherboards Share zniff December 14, 2012 10:35:51 PM why does PCI slots still exist? shouldnt PCIe have taken completely over or am i missing something? More about : pci slot exist | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to zniff Register or log in to remove alexoiu Motherboard Master December 14, 2012 10:38:42 PM Not really. Still lot of PCI cards (audio, LAN, USB, SATA, Multimedia etc) on the market. | Report abuse Reply to alexoiu xFriarx December 14, 2012 11:22:09 PM Yep, still alot of PCI cards out there. I just put my PCI Soundblaster X-Fi XtremeGamer soundcard down not to long ago. Rather, it put itself down. | Report abuse Reply to xFriarx epileftico December 15, 2012 12:56:34 AM For Ethernet, Sound, modems and other devices is not necessary the PCIex speed, so PCI is still there for those devices that doesn't need high specs. | Report abuse Reply to epileftico Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>PCI slot why exist?> Related ressources: ForumWhat is a physx card - do they exist ? does it need a pci -e 16 ? ForumDoes any notebook with PCI slot exist ? ForumHow can I drive DVI or HDMI from an old fashioned 5V PCI , non express slot ? Forum3g + Wifi Mini PCI -e card - does it exist ? ForumPCI Express card in PCI slot ForumUSB 3.0, Wireless Card, and a Sound Card but only one PCI -E slot ForumPCI express slot ? why is nothing simple? Forumpci -e x1 card into pci -e x16 slot ? ForumDreaming? Here's a build using every PCI Slot . ForumPCI Slot Cooler ForumDoes a such graphics card exist ? ForumDoes a Mini PCI Express Graphics Card exist ? ForumSocket 478 with PCI Express slot ? ForumExplain why this doesn't exist , please. Forum2 dual- slot PCIe graphics cards & 3 PCI cards at once...? ForumGeforce 6150/nVidia 430 motherboards: PCI slot limitations? ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb ForumPci question ForumPCI express 2.0 and 3.0? Graphic card GTX 680 PCI Express 3.0 Forum[Solved] Will a x1 sound card work in a full length slot? More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !