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Okay, well not to long ago, I received a PNY GTX 460 (from Best Buy).

Is it possible to SLI this with lets say, an EVGA GTX 460? Or even another PNY GTX 460 (thats NOT best buy)

I am confused because my bestbuy GTX 460 looks different than newegg PNY GTX 460's...

Can you SLI different branded cards anyway? (yeah, new to SLI'ing..)
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post #2 of 8
yes you can mix match manufactures just make sure your board supports sli as most amd boards support crossfire and only select ones support sli.
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Yeah I know about bored compatibility.

Thanks. +rep
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post #4 of 8
As long its the same card type then it will work in SLI.

You can SLI different brands and clock speeds no problem.
 
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SLI hack ftw on xfire only boards
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FOR GTX460S:

You CANNOT SLI a 768MB card and a 1GB card, it has been tried with no success. Otherwise it doesn't matter what brand or what kind of cooler is on either card.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by TickleMeElmo View Post
FOR GTX460S:

You CANNOT SLI a 768MB card and a 1GB card, it has been tried with no success. Otherwise it doesn't matter what brand or what kind of cooler is on either card.
What he said, amke sure they have the same memory

if they dont you cant sli them
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post #8 of 8
They changed it? If you SLIed older cards with diffrent amounts of RAM, it would use the lesser amount for SLI.
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