Will a Radeon 5700 XT run in a 16xPCIe 2.0 slot?

Discussion created by rayn0r42 on Sep 23, 2019
Latest reply on Sep 25, 2019 by rayn0r42


my trusty old Radeon 6950 is about to die.
Getting a brand new Radeon 5700 XT as a replacement was my first choice.

The Intel DX58SO mainboard I own is as old as my current GFX card and "only" supports PCIe 2.0.
Despite performance losses, will the Radeon 5700 XT run in my old motherboard?