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Old 03-08-2008, 03:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey, i was wondering if you have a pci e 1.6 mobo, and you buy a 9600GT, will it work since it says pci 2.0.
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Old 03-08-2008, 03:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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yes.. its backwards compatible
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Yes it will work. PCI-e 2.0 is backwards compatible.

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lol thanks. thread can be closed.
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why the "lol"?

but b1gapl will get it
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