Originally Posted by livadi
What? Then not all pci xpress slots are the same.
a Soundard will only ever use 1x of ''bandwidth'' (Trying to simplify this for you...)
a GPU can use 16x, so only giving it 4x to use will limit it.
Giving a soundcard 16x of bandwidth will not make any difference, since the soundcard will still only use 1x of it.
Maybe that helped a little..? :/