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Mobo does dual at x8/x8 mode so I can only run 8x in games?

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I have the asus p8p67 pro and SLI gtx 560

Mobo says dual at x8/x8 mode and x16 in single

In games like crysis does this mean even if I set the AA at x16 I will only get x8?
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No. The x8 x8 refers to the amount of PCI-E lanes available to the GPU's. A single card will use x16 and two cards in SLI or crossfirex will use x8 for each card.
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I have the asus p8p67 pro and SLI gtx 560

Mobo says dual at x8/x8 mode and x16 in single

In games like crysis does this mean even if I set the AA at x16 I will only get x8?
The number of PCIe lanes on your motherboard have nothing to do with the level of Anti-Aliasing you apply.

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lol thx
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