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I'm just curious of what my rig can handle and what combo of x-fire or SLI I could go. As in which cards would work for me down the road. smile.gif

2-560 Ti's
2-6970's
2-7850's
2-GTX 600's

And so on. I might pick up two new GPU's next month.
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I'm just curious of what my rig can handle and what combo of x-fire or SLI I could go. As in which cards would work for me down the road. smile.gif

as far as i know that PSU should hold 2x 580s just fine, and they are the most demanding cards on teh market atm smile.gif
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I'm just curious of what my rig can handle and what combo of x-fire or SLI I could go. As in which cards would work for me down the road. smile.gif
2-560 Ti's
2-6970's
2-7850's
2-GTX 600's
And so on. I might pick up two new GPU's next month.

You are fine to crossfire/sli any of the cards stated. Besides all of the newer cards draw a lot less power then the past generation of cards thumb.gif .
You have a very solid psu, and are very fit for the future of graphics cards biggrin.gif
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