Will a pcie 2.1 x16 run in a pcie xi6 slot Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: August 3, 2012 4:25 PM in Graphics & Displays Share bazilbrush57 August 3, 2012 8:51:52 AM can i use a pcie 2.1 x 16 or 2.0 x16 in a pcie x 16 slot More about : pcie x16 run pcie xi6 slot akxpckwb a b U Graphics card August 3, 2012 10:04:58 AM Yes. PCI-e are backwards compatible Gman450 a b U Graphics card August 3, 2012 4:25:02 PM The PCI-E slots are backwards compatible, but there will be a problem regarding bandwidth. Also, do you mean a PCI-E 1.0 or a 1.1 X 16? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPCIE 2.1 card on a PCIE 1.0 x16 slot ForumWill my mobo 1 x PCI-E x16 Slot work with a 2.1 gpu PCI-E card? ForumPCIe 2.1 Card in motherboard with PCIe x16 slot ForumPCIE 1.0 x16 compatible with PCIE 2.1 ? ForumPCIE x16 , PCIE 2.0, PCIE 2.1 ...Help! ForumPCIe 2.1 card in 2.0 slot running at x8 ForumPCIe 2.1 x16 @x2 ForumDoes HD 6670 work on a PCI-E 2.0 x16 slot ? ForumWill a PCI-E 2.1 GPU work in a PCIE x16 Slot ? [M4N68T-M] ForumPCIe 2.0 x16 video card in a PCIe X16 slot ForumATi 5830 HD on a PciE 1.1 x16 slot ForumWould 2.1 PCI.E work on 2.0 PCI.E slot ? ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken ForumWill my pc run it.??? ForumWill delta 300w psu damage hd5750 Forum[Solved] Will this motherboard support HD 5450? ForumWhats the difference between a PCI, PCIE or SATA card? And how can I tell which ForumMixing Graphics Cards: Will it work? Forum[Solved] Will 7750 work in my gateway ForumWill my PSU run GT 440 1GB GDDR5 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 !