3.0 PCIe Card in 2.0 Slot Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Product Last response: December 21, 2012 7:40 AM in Graphics & Displays Share insanedane December 21, 2012 2:42:38 AM Can I use this card in my 2.0 mobo slot? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : pcie card slot djangoringo a c 109 U Graphics card December 21, 2012 2:49:08 AM Yes, any gfx card pcie 3.0 is fully compatible with any pcie 2.0/1.1 slot. And with no loss of performance vs 2.0 : http://tpucdn.com/reviews/Intel/Ivy_Bridge_PCI-Express_... m 0 l swagatrath December 21, 2012 2:50:59 AM yes you can.... the difference in performance (2.0 vs 3.0) is not noticable for a 650Ti.... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer simmons33 a b U Graphics card December 21, 2012 7:40:27 AM Im using a GTX 660 (PCIE 3.0) on a 2.0 Motherboard and everything is fine m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDo I need a Ivy Bridge CPU in order to run a PCIE 3.0 Card in a PCIE 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedWill a R9 270x which a PCI-E 3.0 card apply to a PCI-E 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedPCI-e 2.0 slot with PCI-e 3.0 graphics card. Forum SolvedPCI-E 3.0 Slot and Card @PCI-E 2.0? Forum SolvedAsus M4A77D PCIE2.0x16 slot will it handle a PCIE3.0 card? Forum SolvedWill a pcie 3.0 graphics card work in a 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedHow bottlenecked would a PCIe 3.0 x16 card be in a 2.0 8x slot? Forum SolvedPCI-e x16 3.0 card in a PCI-e x16 x 2.0 slot? Forum can i put PCIe 3.0 card in PCIe 2.0 slot Forum SolvedWill PCI-E 2.0 card work in 3.0 slot if Forum SolvedPCiE 2.0 graphics card in PCiE 3.0 slot, will it work? Forum do a pci-e 3.0 card get hot or reach the maxmium temp when it install on a pci-e 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.0 card be compatible with a PCI-E 3.0 slot? Forum PCIe 3.0 x8 card in PCIe 2.0 x16 slot: will it run in PCIe 2.0 x8 or x16 mode? Forum Solvedcan PCI-e 3.0 graphics cards fit in a PCI-e 2.0 slot? Forum Is my PCI-E X16 2.0 slot backwards compatible with a 3.0 card? Forum PCI-E3.0 (x16) Graphics Card in PCI Express 2.0 x16 slot possible? Forum Will a PCIE 3.0 Graphics card work in a PCIE 2.0 slot? Forum pci-e 3.0 graphic card in a pci-e 2.0 slot Forum Pcie 3.0 card fit pcie 2.0 mobo slot? 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 !