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Some users are led into believing that SLI / Crossfire will work in any game and if it doesn't "you need to learn to tweak your computer!". Because I've seen this too much and can't find a definitive list online lets make one just for future reference's sake!

I'll start with games that have NOT worked on both crossfire 5870s and SLI 580s.

-Global Agenda and most UE3 Engine Games (Including APB)
-WoW and most MMOs (Please note as of December 2010 people are claiming it works in WoW, have not seen proof)
-ARMA Series
-Grand Theft Auto 4
-Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Fixed with driver updates / early reports were wrong.
Edited by X3NIA - 3/1/11 at 5:33am
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OH really? Why is my GPU usage rising on both cards in MW2? Is it a glitch?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Antsu;12567318 
OH really? Why is my GPU usage rising on both cards in MW2? Is it a glitch?

MW2 is the only one I haven't personally looked at the usage on... But one of the major things bashing it when it came out (aside from lack of dedi servers) was no support for Xfire/SLI

http://www.overclock.net/pc-games/607390-there-sli-support-mw2-yah-nah.html

http://bashandslash.com/boards/viewtopic.php?f=76&t=1818

http://forums.nvidia.com/index.php?showtopic=150747

Editing OP, seems like drivers fixed the issue later on or people weren't noticing it because of the locked-FPS cap.
Edited by X3NIA - 3/1/11 at 5:32am
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OK, Thanks for the response! smile.gif
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post #5 of 28
ArmA and ARMA2 both support crossfire.

Edit: and so does GTA4 for that matter.
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Pretty much any game that has come out in the last couple years will support dual gpus

At least any game that is worth mentioning
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post #7 of 28
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Penicilyn;12567387 
ArmA and ARMA2 both support crossfire.

Edit: and so does GTA4 for that matter.

proof.gif

Been playing both games for months (GTA4 for years) and I haven't seen a single situation where multi-GPU gives a performance increase.

In fact, in ARMA 2 on both the 5870s AND 580s I saw a benchmark decrease in FPS from 25-30 to 23-28 with multi-GPU on.. It also presented many bugs (such as ~5 FPS when in cockpit as opposed to the normal 30+)
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CS 1.6 doesn't **** why is that not on ur list!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111 i getlike 15 fps with only one card :OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOo
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Quote:
Originally Posted by X3NIA;12567418 
proof.gif

Been playing both games for months (GTA4 for years) and I haven't seen a single situation where multi-GPU gives a performance increase.

In fact, in ARMA 2 on both the 5870s AND 580s I saw a benchmark decrease in FPS from 25-30 to 23-28 with multi-GPU on.. It also presented many bugs (such as ~5 FPS when in cockpit as opposed to the normal 30+)

Why don't you come up with proof that I'm wrong instead. You're the only one I've heard of that has had crossfire issues with ARMA2 so I can only assume you're having driver issues.

Look right here, it even shows that any crossfire issues were fixed with the 9.7's
http://www.overclock.net/pc-games/532520-sanders54s-arma-2-optimization-how-force.html
Edited by Penicilyn - 3/1/11 at 5:45am
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i know BLOPS doesn't support onboard crossfire with x2 cards
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