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Does 3D Mark Vantage Support SLI?

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I'm thinking about the Vantage Package that comes with PC and 3D Mark since I'm always changing my clock settings, but I don't want to waste 30$ if it doesn't even support SLI since I'm using 2 nVidia GeForce GTS 250 1GB (2GB Total).
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it sure does
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Sweet thanks buddy lol east +rep
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Originally Posted by AMDZ View Post
I'm thinking about the Vantage Package that comes with PC and 3D Mark since I'm always changing my clock settings, but I don't want to waste 30$ if it doesn't even support SLI since I'm using 2 nVidia GeForce GTS 250 1GB (2GB Total).
The 2gb total isn't really 2 gb's total.

It's 1 gb effective memory that is used with your cards. Windows will only use 1gb of vram from both of your cards.
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You will be fine with vantage and two card, 4 cards, etc. It all works fine. Just remember to disable physX when you run the test.
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wait what does disabling physx do?
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wait what does disabling physx do?
Allows you to compare to other systems who can't do PhysX (ex: ATI cards).

If you enable PhysX (PPU = on), your CPU score will appear much higher than normal and you won't be able to validate your score on the 3DMark website.
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