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Originally Posted by tzillian;13184152 
i just got the R3E Black Edition and it says that it only needs one of the pci e x1 slots to function. but if i put it in a pci e x8 slot will there be any performance boost? if so, will it be noticeable at all?
1. PCIe 2.0 1x = 4 gbit/s = you can have two full-duplex 1 gbit/s network cards on it without experiencing a bottleneck.
2. it's physically wired only up to 1x
3. audio card needs only 1411 kbit/s (stereo, 44 kHz) to 36 mbit/s (8 channels, 24-bit, 192 kHz)
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Spinpoint F4 320GB (sys) + 2 x Spinpoint F3 1TB... Calendar tells me it's year 2011 Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (x64) Dell UltraSharp U2410 
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