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Old 05-22-08, 06:31 AM   #5
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Default Re: ASUS P5E3 Premium or XFX 790i ultra

Originally Posted by David power
Question for you nvnewsers.

Will my 9800GX2 work on a ASUS P5E3 Premium board? whats this i hear about it not supporting SLI? is this an issue?
You can not run two 9800GX2 in sli (known as quad sli) on the asus p5e3 premium but you can on the xfx 790i ultra mb. Now if you wait for the 4870x2 ati card you can run two of those in crossfire (known as quad xfire) on the asus mb but not on the xfx mb. Different chipsets.
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