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Can I run an 10xx nvidia video card with a motherboard with PCI-E 2.0?


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#1 sharly55

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Posted 07 November 2016 - 01:42 PM

My PC use a Gigabyte 970A-DS3P which is an ATX motherboard with PCI-E 2.0

 

So, I need to know if I still can run (for example) a GTX 1060 on it and if I will have problems with bottlenecks or something like that

 

Thank you in advance

 


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#2 Drillingmachine

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Posted 07 November 2016 - 02:13 PM

Simply put: you can and no bottlenecks.



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Posted 07 November 2016 - 02:40 PM

Yes, it is backwards compatible. The performance difference is negligible. 






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