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Is it possible to run two different graphics cards? Say for instance a 5770 and a GTX 560. (Just wondering, I'm not going to do it.)
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post #2 of 26
in sli? nope.
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post #3 of 26
unless you get a board with the hydra chip
     
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post #5 of 26
yes, but its kinda pointless unless you have a fuzion board or are using the nvidia one for physx
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post #6 of 26
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Obviously not in SLI. I'm talking about individually.
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post #7 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by spike6792 View Post
Is it possible to run two different graphics cards? Say for instance a 5770 and a GTX 560. (Just wondering, I'm not going to do it.)
You can only SLI /Xfire two of the same cards ie... 2 gtx 560's or 2 5770

U can use two diffrent cards ina non sli setup but you would need two monitors. And your mobo would have to support both video cards.

There is a chance they could conflict or have driver issues.
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post #8 of 26
see my post above as well as the others^

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don't read krymore's, that's no longer true
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post #9 of 26
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Ok, was just curious. Found a cheap 5770 and was going to use it for just a folding board but guess its a loss. Thanks anyway everyone.
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post #10 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by spike6792 View Post
Ok, was just curious. Found a cheap 5770 and was going to use it for just a folding board but guess its a loss. Thanks anyway everyone.
that actually might be possible. you should ask the guys in the folding forum they should know
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