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Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by PROBN4LYFE View Post
...plug it up and find out...
I don't know why you havent tried already...it would have alleviated the back and forth with our replies and your rebuttles
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Quote:
Originally Posted by PROBN4LYFE View Post
When it only detects the one card...
Plug it in and then run a benchmark...you'll see


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Originally Posted by d3d
Well, I actually am working on my board outside of my system and would like to get it finalized before I put it back in. So, if by putting my card in the second PCIe slot in single GPU mode will limit me in any way, I will have to do something about my northbridge cooler..
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post #23 of 56
It won't though!

As long as you put the system in SLI mode, you'll get an 8x slot, and your card is not good enough to be limited by that!
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UPDATE:

Take a look here:

http://www.dfi-street.com/forum/show...ci-e+card+slot

Thats the official DFI support forum
Ok, I suppose I am convinced

How would you know how many X's of bandwidth your card is utilizing? Don't say my card isn't good nuf to be a 9X..I just want to know aight?
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+ rep to all repliers

even the many flames
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post #26 of 56
Theres no one of telling - the only way that you can find out is by running benchmarks which has been done and proven!
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Theres no one of telling - the only way that you can find out is by running benchmarks which has been done and proven!
ok ok ok

I just like

That is all.

thank you.

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post #28 of 56
Sorry if I got a bit agitated - not a good day

Surely you could always move the card back if you notice a performance hit while its in the case?
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post #29 of 56
That card will be fine in the second slot. It wont take up the x8 bandwith. Do some benchies to make sure. How come it doesnt fit? Our boards arent much different and mine fits.
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post #30 of 56
***off topic***
I just had to browse around the DFI forum...did you see those guys were crying about not being able to get over 300HTT...lol
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