[Solved] PCI Express x16 vs. PCI Express 2.0 x16? Tags: Graphics Cards Support Pci Express Graphics Last response: August 27, 2012 12:08 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Cmack August 27, 2012 12:00:07 AM will a pci express x16 slot support pci express 2.0 x16 video card? More about : solved pci express x16 pci express x16 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove GreenDutchAlien Graphics card Master August 27, 2012 12:04:02 AM Yes. Solved ! | Report abuse GreenDutchAlien Graphics card Master August 27, 2012 12:04:58 AM Sorry, yes pci-e slots are backwards compatible, so an 2.0 version will work with 1.0. ( 2.1 sometimes gives compatibility problems with 1.0 though ) | Report abuse edgewood112358 August 27, 2012 12:08:48 AM GreenDutchAlien said:Sorry, yes pci-e slots are backwards compatible, so an 2.0 version will work with 1.0. ( 2.1 sometimes gives compatibility problems with 1.0 though ) Gotta love backwards compatibility and industry standardization! But yes, robjordy is absolutely correct, a 2.0 card will work in any version of a PCI express x16 slot. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays> [Solved] PCI Express x16 vs. PCI Express 2.0 x16?> Related ressources: Forum( Solved ) PCI express x16 x8 conundrum Forum[ Solved ] M2N78-LA PCI Express x16 2.0 ? ForumCan a Radeon HD 6670 PCI-Express 2.0 ( x16 ) go in a Aspire M1610-U202A ForumPCI Express 2.0 x16 vs PCI Express 2.1 x16 ForumPCI Express x16 vs 2.0 ForumPCI Express 2.0 x16 vs PCI Express x16 Forumpci express x16 vs pci express 2.0 ForumPCI Express x16 vs . PCI Express 2.0 x16 ? ForumBest non- 2.0 PCI Express x16 video card currently available? ForumPCI Express 2.0 x16 verus PCI Express x16 ForumPCI Express 2.0 x16 vs PCi Express 2.0 x8 ForumPci express 2 0 vs 2.0 ( X16 ) ForumPCI Express 2.0 x16 : (2x8) or ( x16 , x8, x4)... What's the difference? ForumExpress 2.0 work at pci express x16 1.0 ForumX38 and Dual PCI Express 2.0 x16 graphics ForumDifference between PCI Express x16 and PCI Express 2.1 x16 ? ForumNeed Guidance 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 !