0

Motherboard Specification: https://www.manualslib.com/manual/107276/Msi-G45.html?page=14#manual

It says I have PCI_E1, PCI_E2 and PCI_E3 slots but I am not sure if these PCIe slots support an RTX 3080 because it says here that the PCIE_E2 slot only processes up to 250mb/s transfer rate.

1
  • What are you planning to use this system for? The motherboard seems to be pretty old and not capable of running a processor that would adequately support that gpu
    – skippy
    Oct 14, 2021 at 11:13

1 Answer 1

0

It will run any gpu with a pcie 16x slot, like the 3080. You probably will get a cpu bottleneck with a 3080. Please search for something cheaper like a 2070. to get less of a cpu bottleneck. (or even a 1060 if you do mostly gaming)

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.