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i have his and the other is sapphire
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i have his and the other is sapphire
yes
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You'll have to undo the unlock on your 6950 though. But yes, it's possible. Only 1GB of VRAM will be utilized though.
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I, don't see why not its the same series. but not to sure about the ram but i'm sure some others may be helpful then i
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You'll have to undo the unlock on your 6950 though. But yes, it's possible. Only 1GB of VRAM will be utilized though.
Concur on the ram. You'll be wasting the 2gb. I dunno about undoing the unlock, don't think that matters much.
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You'll have to undo the unlock on your 6950 though. But yes, it's possible. Only 1GB of VRAM will be utilized though.
Couldn't he unlock the saphire 6950 and still CF?
 
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it would run with 1gb vram,
it usess lowest settings of bpth cards
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As long as the GPU is the same you can SLI/Xfire mix and match brands. But the lower clock speed (if different) will be applied to both cards, same with vram, you'll be wasting that 2GB of VRAM on one of your cards.
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As far as i'm aware you can crossfire them but only 1gb of ram will be used on each card
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Couldn't he unlock the saphire 6950 and still CF?
Only the 2GB reference 6950 can be unlocked.
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