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post #1291 of 5049
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Originally Posted by zadood View Post

i have an asus maximus hero in a corsair air 540 and i just got my 2nd msi gtx 780 lightning and i'm very worried i can fit 2 of these cards on my board because of the space between the 2 sli slots and the lightning gpu core cover

any advice please before i start trying?

The case wont matter its the mobo SLI spacing.From what i am seeing off a google image you should be just fine,if for some drastic reason they touch then remove the GPU reactor but i doubt they will.
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thanks, is a corsair ax860i enough for lightning sli?
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thanks, is a corsair ax860i enough for lightning sli?
Yes, as long as you are not trying to do some heavy benching like pushing 1.3v on the Lightnings, then it should be enough.
    
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is it ok for the side lights of the msi lightning in sli to flicker with purple or should it be only red stable?
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is it ok for the side lights of the msi lightning in sli to flicker with purple or should it be only red stable?
Its ok. You dont want both cards ob red cos it means they are taking a beating
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when i was running a single card i used to see red under load. never saw purple. when i got the other card and now in sli i see purple flickering.

also, what are safe temps under load in sli? as one runs hotter than the other
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Do all the 780 lightnings really have a warranty void sticker on the heatsink screw? Looking to watercool, and that's a deal breaker :/
 
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aslong as he has pci.e 3.0 yea thumb.gif

I got a Z77 board but I dont think Sandy Bridge Supports PCI-E 3.0

Anyways I'll be joining the club soon since I just ordered one from tigerdirect for $539.99 with free shipping biggrin.gif:D:D:D

Super excited I'll be jumping from one lightning to another MSi ftw!
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Do all the 780 lightnings really have a warranty void sticker on the heatsink screw? Looking to watercool, and that's a deal breaker :/

I dont see how that's an issue.

It comes with a WC/LN2 bracket just for that use..
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