Pci express 3 0 backwards compatible with 1 0? Tags: Radeon Compatibility PCI Express Graphics Last response: September 21, 2012 7:05 PM in Graphics & Displays Share kissmo September 21, 2012 5:56:22 PM Hello, Just now I had a reply from the sapphire support person saying that there are issues with 3.0 cards in 1.0 slot...Is there really issues>>?I need answer from anyone who has implemented this.. More about : pci express backwards compatible GreenDutchAlien September 21, 2012 6:01:50 PM Hi. Afraid so ; http://www.overclock.net/a/the-final-answer-to-the-cont... Not always though, it's a bit like a lottery. Sometimes a bios update fixes the problem. You can try to find someone on the net using the exact same pc as yours with a 3.0 card. You tube for example can help sometimes. m 0 l Deemo13 September 21, 2012 7:05:23 PM I don't think the issue would be that huge. If it doesnt work then you can always just send it back. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPCI Express 2.0/3.0 GPUs backwards compatible to 1.0 slots? Forum SolvedPci Express 2.0 vs 3.0 backwards compatible Forum SolvedPCI express 3.0 backwards compatability? Forum Is PCI-e 3.0 backwards compatible with PCI-e 1.0? Forum Can a backwards compatible PCI Express 2.0 motherboard vary on how well the card it is using performs? Forum PCI Express v1.1 16bit compatible with PCI Express 3.0 video cards? Forum PCI Express 2.0 backwards compatible, but... Forum An PCI Express 3.0 card on a PCIe 1.1 slot - compatible? Performance? Forum Solvedare pci 3.0 cards backwards compatible to 2.0 slots? Forum Is my PCI-E X16 2.0 slot backwards compatible with a 3.0 card? Forum Pci express 3.0 vs 2.1 etc compatibility help Forum SolvedSAPPHIRE DUAL-X 100365L Radeon R9 270 2GB 256-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 compatible with windows 8 Forum SolvedPci express 2.1 compatible with 2.0? Forum Will a DDR5 gpu be compatible and work well with a DDR3, PCI express 3.0, motherboard? Forum SolvedPCI Express 3.0 card on older mobo with 1.0 16x Forum SolvedCan you use a pci express x16 3.0 video card in pci express x16 1.0 motherboard Forum SolvedAre pci 3.0 graphics card backward compatible to 2.0 motherboards? Forum SolvedIs EVGA GeForce 8400 GS 1 GB DDR3 PCI Express 2.0 DVI/HDMI/VGAGraphics Card the best I can do for Dell Optiplex 755 Forum SolvedCompatibility of PCI Express 3.0 X 16 and PCIE x16 Forum Does PCI Express 3.0 means it's only compatible with DDR3 videocards and not ddr2? 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 !