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I recently rma'd a 5970 and since asus does't have any they offered 2 6950's in exchange. Right now I am running a 5870 and 5970 trifire, I was wondering if anyone knew if the 6990 will be able to run trifire with the
6950's.
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It should if the 6990 is 2 6950s on one pcb.

When is the 6990 getting released anyways?
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I don't see why not.

Also, great support from Asus! lol
Makes me want to buy an Asus 5970 and leave it on Furmark for 48 hours....
    
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It should if the 6990 is 2 6950s on one pcb.

When is the 6990 getting released anyways?
February last I heard
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It should if the 6990 is 2 6950s on one pcb.

When is the 6990 getting released anyways?
would that mean a 6990 won't work with a 6970? or am I being stupid.
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wow good deal imo. hopefully you can unlock those babies to 6970's.

yeah they will work. all 69** can be crossfired
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wow good deal imo. hopefully you can unlock those babies to 6970's.

yeah they will work. all 69** can be crossfired
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wow good deal imo. hopefully you can unlock those babies to 6970's.

yeah they will work. all 69** can be crossfired
Ahh I get it now!! as long as the first two numbers are the same you can crossfire.
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would that mean a 6990 won't work with a 6970? or am I being stupid.
If it's 2x6950s it won't unless you run a 6950 BIOS on your 6970 to lock down some shaders etc... That WILL work if the 6990 trifires with the 6950s.
 
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If it's 2x6950s it won't unless you run a 6950 BIOS on your 6970 to lock down some shaders etc... That WILL work if the 6990 trifires with the 6950s.
lol

no, all 6900 series can crossfire with each other.
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