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It'll be at x16 and x8. The 4th slot has physically 8 PCIE lanes.
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He can't on his motherboard.
Why not?
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I just checked the manual. You need to use the 1st and 3rd slots from the top for 16x. Slots 2 and 4 from the top are 8x.
     
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pcie 2.0 x8 has plenty of bandwith heck even 4x does for a 5870 so you would be fine in any order you decide to put the cards.
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Well i run in 3rd and 1st slot for full speed, but am just trying to get more air between the fans for when the summer comes.

Thank you everyone for the support!
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