Please report all spam threads, posts and suspicious members. We receive spam notifications and will take immediate action!
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: PCI-Express to PCI-X




  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Posts
    1

    Default PCI-Express to PCI-X

    I have a LSI Logic Ultra 320 SCSI Single-Channel Host Bus Adapter that uses a PCI-X slot or PCI slot. I planned on using it on the new motherboards that are coming out that have the NFORCE 4 (socket 939 with pci-express). I can plug the SCSI Adapter into a PCI slot but that limits it to the standard PCI Bus speed. Does anyone know if there is an adapter to convert PCI-Express to PCI-X? Or, since I'm only running 1 Maxtor Atlas 15k will it be limited by using Ultra 320 SCSI Controller in a PCI Slot? Thanks!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    1,525

    Default Re: PCI-Express to PCI-X

    No there isn't a PCI-E to PCI-X adaptor and the only likely way that you'll get a mainboard with PCI-X would be with a socket 940 one as PCI-X is mainly only used in server platforms though some workstation platforms will have them as well (in other words on a socket 939 mainboard you'll just have to put up with the PCI bus).

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •