• PCIe 6.0 Specification Finalized: x16 Slots to Reach 128GBps

    15 days ago - By Anand Tech

    This morning the PCI Special Interest Group is releasing the much-awaited final specification for PCI Express 6.0. The next generation of the ubiquitous bus is once again doubling the data rate of a PCIe lane, bringing it to 8GB/second in each direction - and far, far higher for multi-lane configurations. With the final version of the specification now sorted and approved, the group expects the first commercial hardware to hit the market in 12-18 months, which in practice means it should start showing up in servers in 2023.
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