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Isn't there issues with the PCIE lanes that are rather prohibitive to running tri-SLI or tri-fire?

not on rive

edit: heck, might even be able to get native 3.0 with ib-e, instead of registry hack ...if ib-e ends up being 2011 compatible
Edited by provost - 7/16/13 at 9:40pm
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Never mind.
Edited by NateST - 7/16/13 at 9:43pm
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hmm, so it seems 2011 is the go.....?
    
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Is the scaling worth it? What will you get, maybe 20-30% over 2 way sli? Maybe consider selling your gtx680s and invest in 2 gtx780s perhaps, and keep your current mobo and cpu.
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