Can i install a pci-e x16 3.0 graphics card in a pci-e x16 2.0 motherboard ?? Tags: Graphics Cards Motherboards PCI Express Graphics Last response: December 3, 2012 9:48 PM in Graphics & Displays Share bhatsiva December 3, 2012 1:36:00 PM Hello, Asus P8H67 M Evo INTEL CORE i5-2400 @3.8 ghz graphics card:Ge force gtx 650 Ti (pci-e 3.0) CORSAIR 16Gib More about : install pci x16 graphics card pci x16 motherboard Dnx a b U Graphics card December 3, 2012 4:46:52 PM yes you can, im using a gtx 670 on a 2-3 years old mobo wit 2.0 and its working. clutchc a c 103 U Graphics card a c 198 V Motherboard December 3, 2012 9:48:33 PM Yes. PCI Express versions are backward compatible. PCIe 3.0 cards will operate at whatever bandwidth the board provides. In your case, the card will operate at the 2.0 bandwidth. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhy should i get PCI-E x16 3.0 motherboard instead of 2.0 ? ForumWill PCI-E 2.0 x16 Mobo supports PCI-E 3.0 X 16 Graphic Card ??? ForumDoes SLI work if you have a motherboard with a PCI-E slot 2.0 x16 and 3.0 x16 ? ForumMotherboard PCI-E 3.0 x2 that runs dual x16 ForumWill a PCIe 3.0 x16 card work in a PCIe 2.0 x16 slot? ForumPCI-E 2.0 x16 card on v1.1 ForumPCIE x16 3.0 or PCIE x4 2.0 for NIC? ForumPCI-E x16 = PCI-E 2.0 ??? ForumPCIE x16 and a PCIE 2.0 Graphics card ForumPCI-E 2.0 x16 GTX 260 on PCI-E 1.0 MBoard? ForumPCI-E3.0 ( x16 ) Graphics Card in PCI 2.0 x16 slot possible? ForumMSI 790FX-GD70 PCIe x1 card does not work in PCIe x16 slot ForumPCI-E 3.0 Graphics Card on a 1366 Motherboard with PCI-E 2.0 ForumPCIE 3.0 x16 + PCIE 2.0 x4 ForumWill a PCI-e 2 x16 graphics card work on a PCI-e x16 board? ForumPlease help me choosing a GFX Card ForumGraphics card for AMD Athlon X2 6400+ ForumCan nvidia card increase tv resolution ForumWhat is the best video card I can upgrade to on my computer it is an Compaq Pres Forum[Solved] Is Gigabyte 2GB 6670 PCI-E VGA Card good for gaming 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 !