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Old May 5, 2013, 02:23 PM
ChacePoint ChacePoint is offline
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Default 7950 pcie x16 running @ x8


I just got this new card and it is running at half the maximum speed of x16. I have it in the first slot in my motherboard and according to the manual it should automatically switch the the fastest speed, but it isn't. I am only running one card and there does not appear to be an option in the bios to manually switch the speed
I am aware that the difference in speed is negligible. I would like to figure out what is causing this though, does anyone have any ideas?

My motherboard is p8z77-v-lk
card is - SAPPHIRE 100352-3L Radeon HD 7950 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
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