Originally Posted by Tufelhunden
If it even works, not sure about mixing series cards, it will need a dummy plug and the desktop extended.
Originally Posted by H3||scr3am
A) mixing different series of cards I don't think it works...
B) different number of SPs or Cores results in ppd cuts (huge 50% or more)
C) additional cards will take more memory mapping leaving you with less free RAM
D) You WILL need a Dummy Plug for it to work if it does...
Originally Posted by gibsonnova74
You can mix cards to a certain degree. You can mix 8000 series cards with 9000 series cards. But, I don't know anyone who has been able to get a 200 series card to work with a 8000 or 9000 series card. There is a driver issue when you try to do this.
OP: If you do go with the 260, I seriously doubt that you will be able to fold on the 8600GT as well.