TechSpot

PCI-E 3.0 card on a 2.0 motherboard?

By Dat1Gamer
Mar 5, 2013
Post New Reply
  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: 3,469   +622

  3. Dat1Gamer

    Dat1Gamer TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 135

  4. nickc

    nickc TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,624

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


Add New Comment

TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...


Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.