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When running two cards in sli mode, Is it required for the cards to be the exact same model? (core/mem clock, memory size, bandwidth etc)

Im tinkering with an old p4 machine and have a 7950gt and 7600gt in it curious if they could be run in sli with or if the same model is required.
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They have to have the same GPU. So no, you couldn't use that combo.
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Have to be exact same model. Can be different brands.
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post #4 of 6
Can be different brands, but must be same model GPU.

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post #5 of 6
No unless you have a Lucid Hyrdra motherboard, which still doesn't support the 7000 series IIRC.
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thanks for all the quick replies!
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