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When using 2 card with SLI, I assume that they have to be the same card? I have a 7600gt OC and I am thinking of going SLI. Does this mean I need to get an identical card?
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they have to be the same series but they can be different makes and different clock speeds. The higher clocked of the cards will just drop to match the lower one
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It has to be the same core.

for example, 7600GT uses the G73 core, whether the card is a 7600GT , GS, GT CO, GS CO etc.

There is a sticky about which cards can go into SLI.
    
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The cards must have the same GPU model, so in your case you'd want another 7600, but it could be a 7600gt or something else. They can have different memory sizes, clock speeds, and manufacturers, but the SLI setup will always take the weakest characteristics, so the best thing to do is to get an identical one.
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There is a sticky about which cards can go into SLI.
Info: What Nvidia cards can I run in SLi?
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Doesn't this belong in Nvidia General?
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Doesn't this belong in Nvidia General?
sure does....
    
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