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Hey I was wondering if I could SLI two different video cards, this was my original:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127699

and I would be adding this one:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127708

Thanks for all of your help and input.
post #2 of 7
No it is not possible.
post #3 of 7
Your second link brings up Neweggs homepage. Your first link is a MSI GTX 660. If you're thinking of another 660, then the answer is yes. If you want to SLI another card that's not a 660, the answer is no.
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Here is the second link again, hopefully it works: http://www.amazon.com/MSI-DisplayPort-PCI-Express-N660TI-3GD5/dp/B009K1PY42/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1376927765&sr=8-1&keywords=msi+gtx+660+ti+tf

and thank you for the quick response times!
Edited by nickcnse - 8/19/13 at 8:56am
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SInce one card has 2 GB of memory and the other has 3 GB, you cannot SLI the cards.
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I'm fairly certain you can have mis-matched ram, but 1gb will be wasted and not used, better off trying to find another matching gpu with same amount of ram so you don't waste money unnecessarily.

Also the 2nd card has lower clocks so 1st card would slow down to those speeds too.
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Originally Posted by Zmanster View Post

SInce one card has 2 GB of memory and the other has 3 GB, you cannot SLI the cards.

which is stupid ><<br />
Used to be that you could SLI any card as long as it's the same model regardless of VRAM, then you'd just be limited to the lower of the 2 VRAM sizes.

If you're looking to SLI, just make sure they're both the same model, a 660 Ti and another 660 Ti, and they both have the same VRAM. Other than those 2 requirements, it doesn't matter if one is EVGA and the other is gigabyte. That doesn't matter one bit.
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