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If you can change Quadro drivers to use them on Geforce cards, Cant you do the same and use Geforce drivers on the Quadro cards? thereby getting a bit more performance?
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Short answear is "Yes, but not recommanded"
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Originally Posted by Icekilla View Post
LOL typo fixed

It's just a hypothetical question, let's say that this engineer has that rig and she'd like to know if she could play games on his rig without having to buy a gaming GPU just because she's cheap and doesn't wants to drop money just to play some FPS games on her workstation.
Oh sorry, I didn't get that the first time

Well you could still have a very great gaming system (also expensive lol ).

This is what a Quadro 5000 does in vantage (GTX 465 as GeForce equivalent):


So I'd imagine that you could game fairly well on a dual Xeon X5680 and SLI QuadroPlex 7000 machine. Maybe overclock them too. The 6GB of VRAM will also allow you to hook up 8 2560x1600 monitors in mosaic mode if you've got cash to burn anyways.
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