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Hello OCN,

Im looking to buy a new graphics card(s). How many monitors will this gpu support? - GV-R927XOC-2GD R9 270X

Im looking for 2-3 monitor support. Will 2 dvi and 1 hdmi work or will it have to be 1dp 1 hdmi and 1 dvi?

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Are you looking for eyefinity support?
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At the very least, it will support three monitors at up to 1080p or 1200p resolution.

DVI-D, DVI-I, and DP can definitely be used simultaneously.
DVI-D, DVI-I, and HDMI can definitely be used simultaneously.
Not sure if HDMI and DP can be used at the same time.

It won't support 1440p on anymore than one though, because the single-link DVI-D and DVI-I, and HDMI ports are limited to 1920x1200 resolution. Display Port will do at least 2560x1600p. I doubt you'd be wanting to run more than one 1440p monitor on a R9 270 anyhow though, so the point is probably moot.

Greg

Correction, HDMI on that card might support HDMI 1.4 and 4K video. Don't quote me on that though. =)
Edited by hammong - 12/1/13 at 7:30pm
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From what i know, you should be able to do up to 3 way Eyefinity if you use both DVI ports and the HDMI port.
as for the Display port, that's specifically for a companion monitor i believe so you can use it, just not for eyefinity. so theoretically, you should be able to use up to 4 monitors with that single Graphics card.
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