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I have an ASUS ENGTX570 DCII. Is it possible for me to run it in SLI with a regular ASUS GTX570?
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yes you can....the only major difference is the cooler... one of them takes 3 slots while the other takes 2.

the question really isnt if you can, its more like do you have the right spacing for sli since the 570GTX DCII cooler takes up 3 slots total by itself...check your mobo
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Yes, but make sure you have enough spaces.
Btw, that's yuri from SNSD?
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yes you can....the only major difference is the cooler... one of them takes 3 slots while the other takes 2.

the question really isnt if you can, its more like do you have the right spacing for sli since the 570GTX DCII cooler takes up 3 slots total by itself...check your mobo
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Yes, but make sure you have enough spaces.
Btw, that's yuri from SNSD?
Yeah, I have enough space for a second DCII variant. I would have to relocate my PSU to the top of my case, but it'd fit. I just wanted to know if using a normal GTX570 with the DCII variant was possible so I could avoid having to redo my wires.

Also, are you sure the two are the same? The GTX 570 DCII has an HDMI port whereas the regular one does not.

And yes, that is indeed Yuri from SNSD.

Thanks!
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Yeah, I have enough space for a second DCII variant. I would have to relocate my PSU to the top of my case, but it'd fit. I just wanted to know if using a normal GTX570 with the DCII variant was possible so I could avoid having to redo my wires.

Also, are you sure the two are the same? The GTX 570 DCII has an HDMI port whereas the regular one does not.

And yes, that is indeed Yuri from SNSD.

Thanks!
output connectors are decided by the 3rd party vendor so they can put whatever they feel like on it (HDMI, Displayport, or DVI), both cards itself still use the GTX 570 core...
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