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If i decide to get a 2nd card, but does it have to be another 7970?
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Not unless you want to maximise your gains, no! You can crossfire with any card. Scaling will depend on which model though.
    
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might as well be. but i think any from the 7xxx series will work but it will only be as fast as the slowest card.
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im running a Geforce with a Quadro.. no problems here, same as when i was running a ATi Radeon HD 5570 with my GTX 550 Ti, again no problems. I've mixed and matched cards, works fine for me smile.gif hope this helps
 
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im running a Geforce with a Quadro.. no problems here, same as when i was running a ATi Radeon HD 5570 with my GTX 550 Ti, again no problems. I've mixed and matched cards, works fine for me smile.gif hope this helps

well I was wonder if AMD has something like Physx
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physx is old and outdated, because almost all games now come with the physx done in the engine, not needed a special card or anything.

however, you can xfire any 2 cards, but there isnt a point unless they are the same, cause you wont be getting full use out of the cards
   
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