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I am going to buy another 560 ti card to try sli but the one i already own is a 1gb version and i have recently seen that there are 2 gb versions of the same card.I was just wondering whether i can run a 1gb version with a 2gb one in sli
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you can run a 2GB card in SLI with a 1 GB card but you will only have 1 GB of useable VRAM, so unless you plan on switching the other to a 2 GB in the future, I'd forget it and save thr money and get a 1 GB
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I suggest you buy a 2gb card and trade me plus some cash for my 1 gb reference:D
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You can, but as mentioned will lose 1 GB of vram.

I've run out of vram in a couple of games and close to max settings (bf3, Crysis 2 in surround). So, depending what res you'll be playing at and what settings you want to use, 1 GB may or may not be quite enough.
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