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 alexoiu a c 557 V Motherboard December 14, 2012 10:38:42 PM Not really. Still lot of PCI cards (audio, LAN, USB, SATA, Multimedia etc) on the market. 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Does any notebook with PCI slot exist? Forum SolvedWhy do most (if not all) Micro ATX motherboards sacrifice a PCI Express slot in a dual SLI/xFire setup? Forum why didnt work hd7750 on PCI-E 1.0 x16 slot Forum SolvedWhy are there two slots for PCI Express on the back of the Bitfenix Prodigy? Forum Why do some MB have 2 or more PCI-E Slot? Forum SolvedWhy Two Pci Express Slots Forum SolvedDoes a registry key exist to toggle the PCI Lock setting in msconfig? Enabled then BSOD in Win7 Forum SolvedDo you think I Damaged My PCI-Slot? Forum SolvedDoes this gpu fit in a pci v1 x16 slot?? Forum SolvedPCI 3.0 card on PCI 1.0 mobo slot Forum SolvedPCI USB Expansion slot solution Forum Why do most mobo mfgs restrict PCI-e x16 slots to graphics cards only? Forum SolvedGTX 770 2x8-pin connectors, only 1 PCI-E slot on PSU Forum Solvedhalf-length pci slot Forum SolvedMy PCI slot is burnt Forum SolvedDoes the Pci slot change? Forum SolvedWill pci express 3.0 x16 card work in pci 2.0 x16 slot? Forum SolvedAnyway to use PCI card in PCIe slot? Forum SolvedHD 7990 on a PCI express 2.0 slot Forum Solved6+2 pin pci-e connector won't go all the way in 6 pin pci-e slot Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !