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Originally Posted by Somenoob View Post
Lol first PS3s now the 9800 GX2. Does ATI have anything like CUDA? I imagine having so many SPUs would give them a flop advantage. I feel that AMD is missing a chance to make alot of money. Unfortunately with their smaller resources right now they probably can't do much about it.
ATI has something like CUDA, but from what I've heard, it is a lot harder to code for.
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ATI has something like CUDA, but from what I've heard, it is a lot harder to code for.
If it's so much harder to code for, why did F@H come out with a patch to use ATI's cards before NVidia's?
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I think it only supports 2 GPUs rendering at the same time. Atleast that would make more sense.
Remember they are not rendering anything, also they wouldn't be using Windows at all.

They are most likely using a Linux distro, and instead of SLI or what ever they just have a program and it says "go calculate this Item in PCI-E slot 1 GPU 1".
    
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If it's so much harder to code for, why did F@H come out with a patch to use ATI's cards before NVidia's?
I didn't say it was harder, but I've heard that it can be. Also ATI's SDK came out a long time ago.
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I thought that

A) CUDA does not work with SLI or multi GPUs
B) SLI does not work on AMD motherboards
C) 9800GX2 only scales to two cards, and nvidia does not support anything over 4 GPUs in parallel

How does this work?

Uh,Hello.Look in sig.I'm pretty sure that's a AMD motherboard with 2 NVIDIA 8800GTs and yes they are in SLI.
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post #46 of 50
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Uh,Hello.Look in sig.I'm pretty sure that's a AMD motherboard with 2 NVIDIA 8800GTs and yes they are in SLI.
That isn't an AMD board, that's an NVidia board, it just uses the AMD socket ^_^
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How are they keeping those GPUs cool?
    
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Stock cooling - look above [previous page] for my post to see the design of the cards PCB, they have a hole in the pcb for airflow
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How are they keeping those GPUs cool?
They aren't. Look at the graph at the bottom of this page
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could've used intel cpus..
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