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Two Different Brand 470's in SLI

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Hello Guys,,

Currently i have EVGA stock 470 in my rig. I got nice deal for another 470 but it's from Zotac 470 stock. so can i use them as SLI.

Can i go for it. will i face any problems like working both together as SLI. EVGA is not possible in my country which is my current one.This EVGA one, i got it from USA to India through my friend. Again i might have to wait for any of them to come from USA.
If i don't face any problems like compatiblity, SLI issues... etc... i like to get it.

Please post your opinions....

Thanks in advance
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Hello.

You can SLI 2 different brands without any hitches.

You can also SLI 2 different brands with 2 different clock speeds (but they must be the same GPU).

[edit] It is advisable to have the same amount of memory as well, but afaik (not from experience) this is not mandatory, merely recommended. Perhaps another Member can expand upon that.
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They are both reference. There wont be any compatibility issues.
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Thanks to Both.. you guys are fast.

so tom'ow i might get it and SLI them....
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