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 Solvedcan a pcie 2.1 fit in a x16 slot Forum SolvedPCIe 2.1 Card in motherboard with PCIe x16 slot Forum SolvedPCI-E 2.1 on PCI-E 1.0 x16 slot Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.1 GPU work in a PCIE x16 Slot? [M4N68T-M] Forum Will my mobo 1 x PCI-E x16 Slot work with a 2.1 gpu PCI-E card? Forum SolvedI just asked a support person what i kind of new graphics card i can put on my computer... Replied with PCIe X16 slot (Run un Forum PCIe 3.0 x8 card in PCIe 2.0 x16 slot: will it run in PCIe 2.0 x8 or x16 mode? Forum SolvedRunning video card in PCIe 2.0 x16 slot Forum Solvedis it worth running pci-e 3.0 card on a pci-e x16 slot Forum Are PCIE x16 2.1 cards bottlenecked by PCIE x16 1.0 slots? Forum SolvedGPU at PCIE 2.0 x16 Slot running at x4! Forum Does a Dual GPU run at x8 or x16 When Inserted In PCI-E Black Slot? Forum Will a PCIe x16 slot with 4x electric run a 8600gt? Forum 7950 pcie slot running at x8 instead of x16 Forum PCI-E runs x8 in x16 slot Forum PCI-E x16 slot only running at x8 Forum PCIE x16 slot running at x8 why? Forum SolvedPCIe x2 GPU on PCie x16 slot Forum SolvedCan I put an x8 RAID controller into an x16 PCIe slot? Forum SolvedPCIE x14 slot for GPU (just broke the x16 slot) 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 !