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I need this cable for eyefinity to work with my GPUs, however, I don't know how well said cable I found on Amazon works. Can anyone tell me that this cable will work well for sure, or link me to one you've personally used that works?

Monitor 1, DVI > DVI > Asus 5850

Monitor 2, DVI > DVI-DisplayPort Active Adapter > Asus 5850

Monitor 3, DVI > DVI-HDMI Adapter > Asus 5850

Much appreciated.
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Originally Posted by E-Peen View Post

I need this cable for eyefinity to work with my GPUs, however, I don't know how well said cable I found on Amazon works. Can anyone tell me that this cable will work well for sure, or link me to one you've personally used that works?

Monitor 1, DVI > DVI > Asus 5850

Monitor 2, DVI > DVI-DisplayPort Active Adapter > Asus 5850

Monitor 3, DVI > DVI-HDMI Adapter > Asus 5850

Much appreciated.


Please check this thread, he said the HDMI-DVI cable works great.

 

http://www.overclock.net/t/1183653/3-monitors-on-one-6970#post_15932021

 

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Awesome, so I'd have no issues using that cable off of Amazon?
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Not unless it's faulty smile.gif
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Awesome, so I'd have no issues using that cable off of Amazon?


No, it shouldn't be. It is just an adapter cable from HDMI to DVI.
 

 

 

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Excellent. Thank you for the fast answers guys! biggrin.gif
post #7 of 9
Or just snag it from Radio Shack, I got it on sale, but Amazon might be cheaper again, provided they have it! Good luck! thumb.gif
post #8 of 9

Just took another look at your monitors and the input is DVI-D and the adapter cable in your link is also DVI-D. You are set and good to go thumb.gif

 

 

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Just took another look at your monitors and the input is DVI-D and the adapter cable in your link is also DVI-D. You are set and good to go thumb.gif

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Awesome, good to know for once I have everything prepared before buying tongue.gif
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