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I was curious if there was any peripheral that allowed a newer slot style, like PCI-E 2.0 x16, to be plugged into a PCI or AGP slot. I've got an old motherboard and those are the only slots on it, but all my video cards are PCI-E 2.0 x16. I understand that the 2.0 uses more bandwidth and whatnot, I'm just curious
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Nope.
post #3 of 7
No. You must get either an AGP or PCI slot graphics card.
    
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Mallet would work pretty well if you really want a pcie in an AGP slot.
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Originally Posted by superj1977 View Post
Mallet would work pretty well if you really want a pcie in an AGP slot.
Thanks for the responses guys, somebody really should make one, even if it split it between multiple slots. I think it'd be useful
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post #6 of 7
Was looking around for the same thing and the only thing I could find was a company called Albatron released a AGP to PCIe converter. Not sure if I can link the site or not but a simple google search will bring it up.
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Good find but in the wrong order

Still, glad to see somone's thinking about it
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