View Single Post
Old 05-21-10, 02:01 AM   #476
Blacklash
8^9^3
 
Blacklash's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Old Vizima
Posts: 3,679
Default Re: Official "I just got a Geforce GTX 470/480" thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bah! View Post
That's what I did on my X58 SLI board. The difference between 16/16/ and 16/8 was so minimal that it wasn't worth slapping the cards in right next to each other.


On as side note, my cards have settled in nicely temp wise. When I first put them in they idled at 44 and 41 (72f ambient) and now at the same ambient they are at 41 and 39.
Nice temps!

I'm glad EVGA included a long Tri-SLi bridge with my mobo otherwise I would have never made the stretch.
__________________
Intel Core i7 920 @ 3.96GHz (1.36v)|Mushkin 998681 XP3-12800 (3x2GB)
ASUS TUF Sabertooth (X58)|ASUS GTX 580 DirectCU II (980|4604)|ASUS PA246Q
WD VelociRaptor 150GB HD (x2)|Pioneer DVR-2920Q|LG GH22LS30|Klipsch PM20 2.0
SilverStone OP1000-E|SilverStone TJ10-B|Thermalright U-120 Extreme|Win 7 HP x64
Blacklash is offline   Reply With Quote