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Old 08-21-2007, 11:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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PCIe 2.0 spec to speed coprocessors

So does this mean the motherboard's we're working with right now, will be able to run PCI-e 2.0? Or is it like, a new PCI-e slot? Confused.
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Old 08-21-2007, 11:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It's a new PCIe slot, that will be released along with the future motherboard chipsets, such as the X38 and RD700 series. PCIe 2.0 is backwards compatible with PCIe 1.1 graphic cards.
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Old 08-22-2007, 11:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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When are we expecting this out now? Roughly what is the present highest GB/s output of graphics cards on the PCIe market? I presume it's 4GB/s and that's why they want to increase it.
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