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Would it be possible to build a farm of GPU's for folding without having to build a full system for each card? Of course 2 on an sli board would work, but is there a way to use the power of the GPU without a dedicated motherboard or OS? May be a silly idea but there has do be some proprietary way to do it. And what about using a multiple GPUs on a board with some running over x4 or even x1 slots? If the processing is done all on the GPU with its own memory, does it need much bus bandwidth?
Nope. Best you can get is a board with 4 PCIe x16 slots and put 4 cards in there. But it wont run all 4 cards together for gaming, just for folding. Also, you wont have any PCI slots availible.
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Will it work with older Radeons such as mine?
    
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Will it work with older Radeons such as mine?
Its only availible for X1900 series cards atm.
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Oh... I missed that the first time.
    
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Soon support for the x18's Bout time I start folding again...
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