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Old 04-27-10, 06:39 AM   #6
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Default Re: Will 4x GTX 480 be worth it for 3D Surround?

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Originally Posted by krokodil View Post
Can't comment on your mobo but if I remember correctly i7 / X58 does only support 40 PCIe lanes / links so if you are running more than 2 graphics cards you will need to set them up as 16 / 8 / 8 or, with quad SLI, 8 / 8 / 8 / 8, and I'm not sure I would want to do that with a bunch of GTX 480.




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The Rampage 3 has 4 16x PCI-e lanes that can run at x16; x16/x16; x16,x8,x8 and x8/x8/x8/x8
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