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No...........no............it can't be!!!!!
YOUR WRONG!!!!

Wait, its March 31st for me?
I live in the futu.. Er, Asia where it's 4 hours in to April 1.
post #72 of 148
This news had better not turn out to be an April Fool's prank...

Gonna be a helluva lotta pissed off people if it is!
     
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this is good news if it's true. it's unfortunate that this is great news in the first place though... crossfire wouldn't be so bad if it didn't have so many driver issues. i think that's the main reason why people try to stay away from AMD/ATI (myself included). if drivers worked well then the news about SLI on AMD boards would be just meh to us... but of course that is not the case. this is good news (which reflects poorly on AMD's drivers imo). i support AMD for cpus but Nvidia for gpus @ the current moment.
post #74 of 148
This is indeed fantastic news. This is reminiscent of how with the X58 chipset both Crossfire and SLI was licensed for the LGA1366 Platform. Bulldozer shall await my decision in June.
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THIS IS AWESOME! I can now stay with AMD and enjoy SLI!!!
 
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Okay, Now I'm excited about Bulldozer.. BRING YOUR A GAME AMD
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SLI on a non-bullcrap chipset that overclocks worse than the Via's VT400?


All I can say is Bravo, AMD and nVIDIA. Bravo.
   
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NO MORE HAX? YESSSSSSSSS!
even tho i succesfully hacked my mobo for SLi with my GTX275's, this is still great since we dont have to hack
smart move nvidia!
    
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post #79 of 148
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This news had better not turn out to be an April Fool's prank...

Gonna be a helluva lotta pissed off people if it is!
It's March 31st, I highly doubt it
With AMD in a position that's probably going to leave them with no SLI support and a lot of disappointed gamers I don't see why they wouldn't do it. I'm happy that they're acknowledging that there is at least an opposite side that some people may choose and that AMD are allowing for it.
post #80 of 148
Wow, Nvidia finally decided that they want to make more sales! This is a good move by both parties IMO, and especially for the options that we consumers get.
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