What does it mean that my VGA card is x16 Tags: Graphics Cards VGA Graphics Last response: October 14, 2011 7:59 PM in Graphics & Displays Share PrinceD October 14, 2011 6:28:38 PM Hello, what does it mean that my VGA card is x16 More about : vga card x16 de5_Roy a c 79 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 6:48:10 PM which graphics card are you using? GreenDutchAlien a c 104 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 6:56:08 PM Probably that it needs a pci-e x16 slot on your mobo, but indeed ; which graphic card are we talking about ? Related resources PCI-E x16 (Compatible) what does this mean? - Forum What does it mean that a "PCI-Express 3.0 X16 Slot runs at X8"? - Forum What does VGA mean? - Forum What does the x mean in pcie x16 how is it read - Forum What does it mean if a graphics card is factory overclocked? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer inzone a c 253 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 7:00:21 PM It means that your card will fit in a X16 slot on your motherboard and not a X4 or X1. When you look at the video cards description they all say either Pci-e 2.0 x16 or Pci-e 2.1 X16. purple stank a c 214 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 7:21:50 PM It means it's running at 16 times the speed of sound. But really, it means it's running at full bandwidth.If you want to understand it more in detail try reading this... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCI_Express BlackHawk91 a b U Graphics card October 14, 2011 7:45:44 PM purple stank said:It means it's running at 16 times the speed of sound. But really, it means it's running at full bandwidth.If you want to understand it more in detail try reading this... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCI_Express Nice one. And it probably means it needs a x16 pci-e and at full bandwith maybe. purple stank a c 214 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 7:57:03 PM If i'm reading it correctly the OP is basicly asking what is x16. GreenDutchAlien a c 104 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 7:59:17 PM When i was younger i thought it was rated 16 years and older, bought it suspecting a lot of xxx stuff, well . . . Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwhat does graphics card mean when it is superclock Forum WHAT DOES VGA.SYS MEAN Forum What does it mean when a video card is UEFI-Ready? Forum What does entry-level graphics card really mean? Forum 7970 Video Card crashing at 511C, what does that mean? Forum what does it mean when ny laptop gives a bad wifi card message? Forum If I can connect to a laptop remotely, does it mean that display problem is related to LCD screen not VGA? Forum what does via adapter mean for graphics cards Forum WHAT DOES SOUND CARD NULL MEAN? Forum Solvedwhat does SATA Express and M.2 mean? Forum SolvedWhat does Power Limit (%) mean, in MSI AfterBurner? Forum What does it mean when directory or file cannot be created with card reader Forum Solvedwhat does superclocked and double dissipation mean? Forum SolvedWhat does the PUMP mean on the GPU? Forum SolvedWhat is does "Tray" mean in CPU terms? 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 !