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fastguy94416
05-05-05, 09:55 PM
Why then did Gigabyte put 2 sets of 128 megs of ram on their dual GPU PCB? Am I totally wigging out?

CaptNKILL
05-05-05, 10:02 PM
It does use both, the problem is it uses them both for the same thing... so you have double the ram but also double the data to store, so it doesnt amount to twice the memory.

SH64
05-05-05, 10:02 PM
This has been discussed many times before ..
2 cards on SLI does not share video RAM , check ChrisRay's explenation in the link below
http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showpost.php?p=593704&postcount=232