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Thinking about getting another 6950 however i heard cross firing at 16x/4x yields poor performance, while others have said that cross firing on this board is only a couple fps lower than a 8x/8x board like the pro. Anyone know if im boned or not?
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you'll be fine, 4x still has plenty of bandwidth for crossfire. Its not optimal but it yeilds about 90-95% of the performance of a 16x slot. No worries mate

article for reference:http://www.hardocp.com/article/2010/...x16x16_vs_x4x4
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you'll be fine, 4x still has plenty of bandwidth for crossfire. Its not optimal but it yeilds about 90-95% of the performance of a 16x slot. No worries mate

article for reference:http://www.hardocp.com/article/2010/...x16x16_vs_x4x4
Ah thank you that makes me feel better
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Can you let me know how it goes when you get yours? I was considering doing the same thing.
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