Will you lose performance if you put a PCI-E 2.1 video card in a PCI-E 2.0 Board Tags: Graphics Cards Performance Motherboards PCI Express Graphics Last response: April 1, 2012 12:07 AM in Graphics & Displays Share MrOwnageQc March 31, 2012 11:56:15 PM Hello, I wanna buy a Radeon HD 6870 2GB PCI-E 2.1, but my motherboard only supports PCI-E 2.0. Will I lose a lot of performance if I put this card in my motherboard ? More about : lose performance put pci video card pci board Pinhedd a c 115 U Graphics card a c 169 V Motherboard April 1, 2012 12:06:44 AM nope m 0 l jaguarskx a c 358 U Graphics card a b V Motherboard April 1, 2012 12:07:33 AM No since there is no such thing as a PCI-e 2.1 slot on a motherboard. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I use a PCI-e 2.1 video card in a PCI-e 2.0 motherboard? Forum Can i plug a pcie 2.1 video card into a 2.0 slot? Forum PCI-E 2.0 motherboard can support a PCI-E 2.1 video card??? Forum SolvedCan I put a PCIe 2.0 x16 card into a simple x16 slot? Forum What Nvidia card will operate in an HP Media Center(2005 win XP ) m7160n? We are completely confused about pcie 1.0 2.0 2.1 Forum SolvedAre PCI-E 2.1 graphics cards compatible with PCI-E 2.0? Forum SolvedWhat happens if you put a PCI-E 2.0 card in a 1.0 slot? Forum i got a 2.1 graphic card and a 2.0 pcie slot but the screen is black and no signal when i bot my graphic card Forum SolvedMy PCIe 3.0 GTX 780 in a PCIe 2.0 slot, how much performance am I losing? Forum SolvedWill a graphics card with pcie 2 0 lose any performance when plugged into a pcie Forum SolvedPCIe 2.0 Motherboard updating to PCIe 2.1 Card Forum SolvedWill putting a PCIe 3.0 GPU into a PCI3 2.0 slot produce a performance bottleneck if I have a 2500k processor? Forum can i put PCIe 3.0 card in PCIe 2.0 slot Forum SolvedPCI-e x16 1.0 GPU: BEST card that is NOT a 2.0 or 2.1 Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.0 Motherboard (GA-X48-DQ6) bottleneck the performance of a PCI-E 3.0 graphics card (HD-7870) Forum SolvedExpected Performance of PCI-e 2.1 and 3.0 Cards in a PCI-e 1.1 slot? Forum Solvedrunning pci-e 3.0 graphics card in a pci-e 2.0 mother board Forum SolvedWill a pci express 2.1 video card work in a PCI-E 1.0 slot? Forum SolvedPCI-E 2.0 vs 3.0 on high end video card. Forum SolvedMy motherboard has PCIE 1.0 and My video Card Is PCIE 2.1..? HElp? 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 !