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Can you put 3 8800 gtx's on a Evga 680i ? it has 3 pci-e slots... but why
    
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Can you put 3 8800 gtx's on a Evga 680i ? it has 3 pci-e slots... but why
Physics card.

However in the future it is rumored there will be drivers for 3x 8800s but 1 card will be used as a physic card only.
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No you cant.

2 for GPU's, 1 other for a Physics Card

EDIT: Damn you 30second post limit, I would have beat him
    
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I'm pretty sure 2 of them are full 16x PCI express bandwidth, while the remaining one is only 4x bandwidth. It's supposed to be for a physics card or something like that.
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The physics card is only good for an extra 5-10fps so it's pretty useless.
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Quote:
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The physics card is only good for an extra 5-10fps so it's pretty useless.
QFTT

They are completly useless IMHO. The G80's have built in pyhsics processors so why get a add on card for one game (Thats sucks anyway )
    
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QFTT

They are completly useless IMHO. The G80's have built in pyhsics processors so why get a add on card for one game (Thats sucks anyway )
But cellfactor is totally worth 150$!!!!! lol joking
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the middle slot is actually rated at 8x and not 4x or 16x. It can be used for a video card though but not in some form of super-SLI
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It's actually going to be used as some form of co-processor booster yet to be released by Nvida
 
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QFTT

They are completly useless IMHO. The G80's have built in pyhsics processors so why get a add on card for one game (Thats sucks anyway )
Yes, but there are no drivers for the physics part of the 8800s yet anyways..lol
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