PCI-Express 1x, 4x, 8x, 16x?

By swker98
Jun 18, 2005
  1. i was jsut thinking about whythere are so mant pci express slots, and when will they start to make cards for each slot besides 16x and what does it all mean ex 1x 4x 8x 16x

  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    It's a speed rating for the # of channels on that slot that connects directly to the motherboard.
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