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Pcie2.0 and x16

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May 10, 2012 10:28:14 AM

i wanted to buy a new GPU but i came to know that my motherboard dosen't hav an x16 slot...but just pcie2.0 slot....which GPU will work for me...please help!!!
i hav ordered HD6790 but seeing it needs a x16 slot i hav to change my order..!!

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May 10, 2012 10:41:02 AM

According to picture on wikipedia i hav the PCI slot and none of the PCIExpress slots what shud i do... :sweat: 
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May 10, 2012 10:44:38 AM

What is your Motherboard?Can you tell me?Or what is your PC?Can you provide me the link to your pc manufacturer's website?HP?Dell?Etc?Also ,check the hardwarecanucks pic.:) 
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May 10, 2012 10:44:49 AM

absxiith said:
Your PCI-e 2.0 slot should be a PCI-E 2.0 x16 slot. Check this diagram.
http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/263190-33-curious-com...
Your motherboard must be having a free pci-e x16 v2.0 slot if you have not installed a graphic card.Check.:) 
All info on PCi-Express-
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCI_Express

http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/attachments/video-...


According to picture on wikipedia i hav the PCI slot and none of the PCIExpress slots what shud i do...
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May 10, 2012 10:45:58 AM

absxiith said:
What is your Motherboard?Can you tell me?Or what is your PC?HP?Dell?Etc?Also ,check the hardwarecanucks pic.:) 


P5KPL AM IN.....Asus.
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May 10, 2012 11:21:51 AM

Yeah,it does not have a pci-e x16 slot.At least thats what it seems.That is really strange because on the company's website,it does have a pci-e x16 slot.
http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/Intel_Socket_775/P5KPL...
Where did you purchase it from?Don't say the exact name but did you buy it online or from a shop?
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May 10, 2012 11:22:33 AM

absxiith said:
Yeah,it does not have a pci-e x16 slot.At least thats what it seems.That is really strange because on the company's website,it does have a pci-e x16 slot.
http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/Intel_Socket_775/P5KPL...
Where did you purchase it from?Don't say the exact name but did you buy it online or from a shop?


From a shop
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