Re: Do Sandy Bridge-E CPUs support PCIe 3.0?
Originally Posted by slaWter
Check the Intel datasheet.
They changed the wording recently on this one. They now don't name it PCIe 3.0 officially anymore, but they're still theoretically able to do it. But it's not fully tested with customer cards.
There are facts.
like I said, that's chipset support. Read any review, the cpu's don't support it yet. It's the same situation as later sandy bridge mb's. mb support, no cpu support yet. The pci-e 3.0 support comes in future snb-e cpu's due out next year in 8 core form. Even the mb manufactuer's are stating it in their specs.
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