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Old July 15, 2011, 11:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Bl4ck_rainbow View Post
is it me or what?

i was told (long ago) that nvidia uses pci-E 2.0 but ati uses most of the time pci-E 2.1?
thats what i think so please can someone give the official anwser??
I think you are confusing an issue that you need not worry about.
For up to this point so long as it is PCI-e it will be both forward and reverse compatible with whatever the card was initially designed for.

As the Boards develop new PCI-e Buses , you will see card manufacturers develop new cards based on that. It isn't a matter of one Manufacturer using one version and one using another.
It all depends when t he card was developed, what was prevelent at the time on MB's.

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