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I've heard it might be possible to run two crossfire enabled video cards in a SLI motherboard.

Does anyone know or would I have to run them both individually?
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It's not possible. Crossfire can only be run on AMD Crossfire Mobo's or Intel Mobos.
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Nah it's been done. The blackbird uses a 590 chipset AMIRITE?
    
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from my understanding diamond cards can do x-fire in anyboard be it a sli board or a non-crossfire board.
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You will have to run them individually. The same goes for Nvidia cards on and Intel chipset.
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AW9D Max uses the 975X chipset (a Crossfire chipset) and there are modded drivers that will allow SLi
    
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post #7 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by RonindeBeatrice View Post
Nah it's been done. The blackbird uses a 590 chipset AMIRITE?
How the hell do they do that? Any performance hit?
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post #8 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spart View Post
How the hell do they do that? Any performance hit?
It's a HP proprietary solution, so good luck duplicating it unless you have $5k to drop on a Blackbird rig.
    
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post #9 of 9
I'm too lazy and at work right now to find the info but diamond claims to have a solution to do this with their cards. how they do it or how well they work I can't tell you. I have a board that supprts crossfire and I'm missing a second card to try it so sorry but look around the info is out there
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