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GTX 680 PCIE 3.0 in P8Z68-M Pro

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Just to clarify this page i saw at the ASUS website: http://event.asus.com/2011/mb/pcie3_ready/

Will the P8Z68-M Pro Support the GTX 680 in PCIE 3.0 when you update the BIOS?

I have made some research and asked here and there but i got no answers.

Thanks again OC.net dudes!
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The only thing that is holding the card back from running 3.0 are drivers, currently, and of course the lack of the Ivy Bridge CPU. By the time all the pieces are on the market, and the new drivers are out which enable 3.0 on the card itself, a BIOS update would be the last step and then bam, PCI-E 3.0, so long as the motherboard does support PCI-E 3.0.
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Much thanks bro!
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