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To use 3 monitors with 1 card, you need a displayport...

But,

Can I use 3 monitors on 2 cards without a displayport, and have my 5760x1200 resolution?

If yes,

Can I use a cheap PCI video card to run the third monitor, or do the two video cards have to match and or be in crossfire?
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To run all three monitors they need to be hooked up to one card
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Originally Posted by icor1031 View Post
To use 3 monitors with 1 card, you need a displayport...

But,

Can I use 3 monitors on 2 cards without a displayport, and have my 5760x1200 resolution?

If yes,

Can I use a cheap PCI video card to run the third monitor, or do the two video cards have to match and or be in crossfire?
no you can't,you have to run from 1 card,and crossfire has to be 2 cards from the same series(like 5850 and 5870)
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For eyefinity at least one output has to be through a displayport. The other monitors can be whatever. I use one of these:


http://www.dvhardware.net/article45012.html
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here is the one i'm using:http://directron.com/b087b004b.html

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