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Only if your motherboard has a Lucid Hydra Chip which is still not very good.
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Bs to people saying it must have lucid hydra.

To answer exactly what you asked the answer is simply YES no problem.
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Originally Posted by Citra;12743426 
Only if your motherboard has a Lucid Hydra Chip which is still not very good.

We've been over this.. So maybe just fold on the 560 and game on the 5770? Then use if for folding when I'm not gaming? I'm just wondering if it would be worth it. My plan was to buy another 560 and SLI. But if I can get this 5770 for cheap why not run it along side my SLI'ed 560 once I get the other one.
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We've been over this.. So maybe just fold on the 560 and game on the 5770? Then use if for folding when I'm not gaming? I'm just wondering if it would be worth it. My plan was to buy another 560 and SLI. But if I can get this 5770 for cheap why not run it along side my SLI'ed 560 once I get the other one.
No, its not worth it to get a 5770 to go along with your 560. The 560 will wipe the floor with the 5770 in EVERY aspect. The 5770 will be LUCKY to get around 2k PPD. The 560 will get around 15k. The 560 will game probably a solid 150% or better than the 5770 as well.

The 5770 is just an all around bad card (comparatively speaking to your 560).

And no, YOU DON'T NEED A LUCID HYDRA TO RUN MORE THAN ONE GPU!
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Until 3 weeks ago i had 5870 as main card in pcie 1 slot and with 8800GTX in pcie slot 2 for physx and folding,just pop over to folding threads and look at stickys regarding flags/shortcuts for gpu folding and theres no problem at all.

Regarding physx its just a case of running the latest Physx mod patch which will literally take you seconds to do.
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud;12743504 
No, its not worth it to get a 5770 to go along with your 560. The 560 will wipe the floor with the 5770 in EVERY aspect. The 5770 will be LUCKY to get around 2k PPD. The 560 will get around 15k. The 560 will game probably a solid 150% or better than the 5770 as well.

The 5770 is just an all around bad card (comparatively speaking to your 560).

And no, YOU DON'T NEED A LUCID HYDRA TO RUN MORE THAN ONE GPU!

Thanks man, thats all I needed to know. Glad I started a good conversation for once though. Lol. Thanks everyone.
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