How to get 3.0 x16 speed from video card ??? Tags: Radeon Graphics Cards How To Graphics Last response: July 6, 2012 4:00 AM in Graphics & Displays Share gherr74 July 6, 2012 3:54:44 AM i got a asrock Z77 pro4-m motherboard http://www.asrock.com/mb/overview.us.asp?Model=Z77%20Pr... the new gen3 i5 - 3570k , and a powercolor hd 7950 video card http://www.powercolor.com/Global/products_features.asp?... . now my mobo has 3.0x16 pcei slot, and my videoc card is 3.0 x16 bus interface , and the cpu is gen3.....how do i change the pcei link speed in my bios.....it only has 2 option auto / gen1...if i got a board, video card , and gen3 cpu, shouldnt there be a gen2 or gen 3 speed option ? http://img856.imageshack.us/img856/1024/120705233601.pn... More about : x16 speed video card iknowhowtofixit a b U Graphics card July 6, 2012 3:59:40 AM gherr74 said:How to get 3.0 x16 speed from video card ??? Wait about 2 years when graphics cards can probably start to come close to saturating that interface. geofelt a c 189 U Graphics card July 6, 2012 4:00:29 AM Auto will negotiate the best speed common to both the card and the pci-e slot. But... It really is a non issue. The difference between pcie 2.0 and 3.0 speeds are detectable only with a synthetic benchmark, nor really by any noticeable difference in fps. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWill a PCI Express 3.0 video card work on a PCI-E x16 ForumWhat does it mean that a "PCI-Express 3.0 X16 Slot runs at X8"? ForumPcie x16 1 0 video card ForumThree workstation video cards on a X16 , x8, x4 board? ForumBest non-2.0 PCI Express x16 video card currently available? ForumWill a PCI Express 3.0 x16 Graphics Card work with a PCI Express 2.0 x16 ForumDo PCI-E x16 have different speed than other x16 on motherboards? ForumPCI-E X16 3.0 work on 2.0? ForumWhat means by PCI Express 3.0 x16 : 2 (x16/0 or x8/x8) ForumHow to understand configuration of pcie x16 ? ForumMotherboard PCI-E 3.0 x2 that runs dual x16 ForumPCIe x16 x8 Question ForumExtreme4 Gen3 2 - pcie 3.0 x16 quick question ForumWill PCI-E 2.0 x16 Mobo supports PCI-E 3.0 X 16 Graphic Card ??? ForumWhy should i get PCI-E x16 3.0 motherboard instead of 2.0 ? Forum1Gb vs 2Gb graphics ForumWii a GTX 680 video card work in my Gateway FX6840-23 computer Forum[Solved] Needing help choosing a video card. ForumPSU/Graphics Card Issue Forum[Solved] Dumb question..how do I remove this graphics card? 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 !