Can i7 2nd gen cpu run gtx 680 (pcie3.0) Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx Intel i7 CPUs Graphics Last response: October 17, 2012 11:01 PM in Graphics & Displays Share denus3 October 17, 2012 10:54:00 PM Hello, are my cpu i7-2600 that supports pcie 2.0 comptabile with gtx 680 pcie 3.0 card? Can i run that gpu with this cpu? Help me please thanks! More about : 2nd gen cpu run gtx 680 pcie3 LtRoyalShrimp October 17, 2012 11:01:46 PM denus3 said:Hello, are my cpu i7-2600 that supports pcie 2.0 comptabile with gtx 680 pcie 3.0 card? Can i run that gpu with this cpu? Help me please thanks! yes you can!(i use a 7970) but not at PCie 3.0 speeds. it doesn't matter anyways, as the card wont saturate all that bandwidth. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is a gtx 660ti compatible with a 2nd gen intel i7 2600k? Forum Are the 2nd gen mobile i7 as fast as the previous gen desktop cpu? Forum cpu bottleneck? (i7 3770k @4.5hz gtx 680 sli) Forum Is my CPU bottlenecking my GPU?!? (i7 920 oc 3.6, GTX 680 sc) Forum I want cpu can run 2 gtx 680 2 gb sli Forum need a best gaming laptop that runs on gtx 680m under £1650. Must be a core i7 laptop...help me!!!!! 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 !