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Nov 26, 2012, 8:01 AM
I have pcie x16 2.0 slot and want to buy a pcie x16 3.0 card what disadvantages would I have over a pcie x16 3.0 slot?
Nov 27, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
Nov 26, 2012, 8:08 AM
None what so ever. No card fully saturates pci-e 2.0 x16, not even the gtx 690.
Nov 26, 2012, 8:27 AM
Not even with the one with bus width 384bit.
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Nov 27, 2012, 7:22 AM
Nope. I know someone with quad fire 7970 384bit cards and no difference. Now pic-e 2.0 x8 you can run into bandwidth limitations.
Nov 27, 2012, 7:46 AM
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