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Old 07-18-08, 08:55 AM   #3
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Default Re: Motherboard recommendation for GTX 280 SLI?

Originally Posted by Muppet View Post
780i will be fine. It has the same layout as the 680i and 790i. The sound card goes between the two graphics cards. There is one pci slot left for it. That is how i've been running all my setups.
So the big SLI bridge fits over the top of the X-Fi no problems? You have any problems with the sound card overheating?
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