Originally Posted by Ironcobra
I am running a nvme drive as well as 3 more sata drives. Nothing is in the second pcie slot. I thought the first slot is connected directly to the cpu while all the other go thru the chipset.
The two highest PCIE 16X slots are handled by the CPU (its SOC).
The lowest X16 and all the 1X are handled by the chipset.
When I had two graphic cards, one on each CPU PCI-E slot, both ran at 8X.
Since I have only one graphic card on the highest slot, it runs at 16X.
Last edited by Lermite; 03-08-2019 at 10:44 AM.