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can different type of branding run crossfire with each other, such as a Gigabyte 6850 crossfire with a MSI 6850. will it still perform the same? or what will happen.
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That's fine. As long as they are both 6850's. They would even work if there was a 6850 and a 6870, but the 6870 would be downclocked to the 6850's speed.

Basically any 68xx will work with any 68xx one way or another.
    
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That's fine. As long as they are both 6850's. They would even work if there was a 6850 and a 6870, but the 6870 would be downclocked to the 6850's speed.

Basically any 68xx will work with any 68xx one way or another.
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I run a Sapphire 5850 and an Asus 5850 in crossfire and it works perfect.
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same i run XFX and sapphire 6870s in crossfire. no problems. also had visiontek and HIS 4870s while back and they ran fine.
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Karmuhhhh, did you run into any problems with your second graphics card running into the frount panel connectors on your 890GPA motherboard? If you did, how did you get the card to fit?
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