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Currently I have an eVGA 7900GT but I want to get another card and go sli. My problem is I can't find that card in stock anywhere. I did however find the eVGA 7900GT CO in stock. Will I be able to use that card with my current card in sli or do I have to wait til I can find another regular 7900GT?
    
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Currently I have an eVGA 7900GT but I want to get another card and go sli. My problem is I can't find that card in stock anywhere. I did however find the eVGA 7900GT CO in stock. Will I be able to use that card with my current card in sli or do I have to wait til I can find another regular 7900GT?
For the Best Performance in SLI you need to of the same card really mate..so you need 2X7900GT
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To my knowledge, it works best if you have 2 identical cards. You tried ebay?
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The 7900GT CO is just fine... it's clocked higher than the regular one, so it will just be downclocked to the same speed. Get the 7900GT, you'll be happy with it.
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The 7900GT CO will give you the same pref like the 7900GT... but its just a big waste of money cause it cost more but the SLi function will just use the speed of the slower card...
so the "CO" element will not affect anything...
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u definitely can SLi the 7900GT with the 7900GT CO. the ultimate requirement of Sli is the identical core. not identical core speed or ram speed. so u can Sli both card but as mentioned the CO will run at the 7900 GT stock speed. minor thing to cure though. u can do a slight modification to both so that they run faster at higher core speed
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The Co will work, but incase you just want a 7900gt, here is a link I found.
http://www.chiefvalue.com/product/pr...TVIDEO%20CARDS
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