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PCI-E 3.0 card on a 2.0 motherboard?

By Dat1Gamer
Mar 5, 2013
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  1. Hey guys as you know im building an PC to play Bf3 and I found a 3.0 card but my mobo is a 2.0 can I use that card on that Mobo?
     
  2. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    Yes.
     
  3. Dat1Gamer

    Dat1Gamer TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 112

    K.
     
  4. nickc

    nickc TechSpot Paladin Posts: 923   +11

    Yes u can, but it will work as if it, the new video card, was 2.0.
     

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