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post #1 of 22
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Can someone please tell me the differances between these two why is the one with the on board gpu cheaper than the other

Also i plan to run Dual Radon 6850's what would be the best for me with the X-6 chip

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-631-_-Product

and
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131655

Can you break it down im not a super pc guy
post #2 of 22
FX vs GX

GX = Two 8x PCIE (16x form factor) slots.
FX = Two 16x PCIE slots.

Doesn't make a gigantic difference with current cards to use 8x/8x CF/SLi. Only a couple of percent performance variation.
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The 89GTD uses the 890GX chipset, which can only do 8x8x crossfire, while the 89TD uses the 890FX chipset which can do full 16x 16x crossfire.
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post #4 of 22
They are virtually the same, but if you're running dual GPU's get the 890fx one.


the GX has onboard graphics and can only do x8 crossfire while the 890fx can do x16 crossfire. I have the 890fx one, it's a great motherboard.
post #5 of 22
890fx does x16 crossfire, while the GX only does x8.


aside from that and onboard graphics, they are the same.
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triple post
Edited by The Master Chief - 2/6/11 at 10:58pm
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holy triple post batman
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holy triple post batman


It took me to some weird loading screen and I wasn't sure that it posted cause it never showed me it posted... lol.

Im too tired for this crap


whoops. Well he got the picture, and I tried to edit the other ones but it still posted...



weird
post #9 of 22
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Thanks Im gonna Start with one Gpu and go for a 2nd in a few months once i get some more tips gotta haul so pizza lol

thanks thou

Also will the x6 chip work out of the box or will i have to flash
post #10 of 22
It will work out of the box.
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