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2nd card on pcie 2.0 x4

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August 17, 2013 8:29:30 AM

i am looking a a gtx770 sli but my motherboards 2nd slot is only pcie 2.0 x4
what performance drop does this mean from a normal x16 slot??

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August 17, 2013 11:32:03 AM

u cant even plug it on x4 slot or u are talking about the bandwidth?
August 17, 2013 9:17:14 PM

Ceee9 said:
u cant even plug it on x4 slot or u are talking about the bandwidth?


yea sry
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x16 (PCIEX16)
1 x PCI Express x16 slot, running at x4 (PCIEX4)

its a GIGABYTE Z87-D3HP
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August 29, 2013 4:31:45 AM

i lost the page on this bandwitch things, better u google think xDD
August 29, 2013 8:16:32 AM

Ceee9 said:
i lost the page on this bandwitch things, better u google think xDD



its ok turns out the board only supports crossfire and no sli
so its a single card set up for me(also dont need to upgrde power now)
so it keeps it nice and simple for me
Thanks
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August 29, 2013 9:51:39 AM

It would've been a pretty decent size bottleneck anyway.
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