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post #1 of 11
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well i just got my second 4870 card from newegg, but i only have one crossfire bridge, do i need to have 2 because each card has 2 bridge connectors.
Oh btw i did get a better psu its a pc power 750w crossfire edition.
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post #2 of 11
yes you need to, sorry
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post #3 of 11
You only need one. There are two bridges so you can hook up 3 cards in a line, the middle card would then have both connectors utilized.
    
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post #4 of 11
You don't need any really. But you do get an extra 100 points or 1-2FPS in games (Like Source where you're already getting 300 FPS) per bridge.
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yes i taught so to because i was looking at this :

http://ati.amd.com/technology/crossf...worksdemo.html
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post #6 of 11
One will do you justice.
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k i'm confused, guess i'll try it with one once i get my psu.
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post #8 of 11
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k looks like i need a new case, just opened it and tried to fit the new card in but the hard drives are in the way, i have 3 and no matter which way i put em it just wont go, any suggestions?
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You can't relocate a hdd?
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Originally Posted by Drivr3g View Post
k looks like i need a new case, just opened it and tried to fit the new card in but the hard drives are in the way, i have 3 and no matter which way i put em it just wont go, any suggestions?
Well, I love my CM690. As you can see from my sig, tons of other people do as well.
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