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Hello!

This might seem as a stupid question:

I know that you can SLI two cards from different manufacturers as long as they´re both a GTX 680 (same model). My question is: Does this apply the same way with two GTX 680´s which are both overclocked from the manufacturer?

Can i SLI a Gigabyte GTX 680 windforce OC with an EVGA GTX 680 superclocked?

One last question. I´ve read that the faster card slows down to match the slower one. Does this happen automatically, or do i have to change the settings myself?



Thank you
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Yes you can SLI different OC cards as long its the same card your fine and also that it has the same ram size for example 2GB - 2GB. For the settings I'm not sure how it works.


If you run a card with 4GB and the other with 2GB it will run at 2GB.
 
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yep.

especially when you're benching for max scores. I had 2 670's. One would max ~1300mhz, while the other only hit 1228mhz.

Wasn't a big deal.
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Thanks!

Do i need to put the card with the highest frequency in slot 1, or is it unimportant?
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Thanks!

Do i need to put the card with the highest frequency in slot 1, or is it unimportant?
unimportant.

The only consideration I have when it comes to SLI is puttibg the coolest running 680 on top
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