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Old 05-17-10, 05:03 AM   #50
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Default Re: Why buy a 470???

Some motherboard manfactures split the bus when a second card is added even if it is not used in SLI config. For me it is not worth having my 8800 in the second slot due to this fact. It was dragging my game down about 10 FPS having the second card installed. Eventually I will test my 4X slot which may not effect my 16X slot. Also at this time I'm not playing any Physics enabled games anyway. What motherboard are u usin?
ASUS Sabertooth X99
Intel 5930K 4 GhZ
16 GB Gskill RipJaws DDR4 3000
EVGA 980Ti Classified
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB
ThermalTake ToughPower 850W PSU
Windows 8.1 Pro 64bit
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