View Single Post
Old 11-09-10, 08:55 PM   #3
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,719
Default Re: GTX580 is the stuff.

Originally Posted by rombat View Post
Rollo, did you use a sli bridge on your GTS450 or just made it a dedicated PhysX card? I was wondering about this if you can sli 400 cards and would it slow a 580 gtx down, but I guess you can run the GTS450 along with it just for a dedicated PhysX card just fine.
I just made it a PhysX card with the CP setting. (haven't heard of people using the bridge TBH- but you can't SLi this card with anything but another 580)

I haven't tested it with/without the 450, but I'll give it a try and post my results. I'm thinking the 450 adds significantly.
intel 990X + 2 X EVGA 3GB GTX580 + 3 X Acer GD235Hz
3D Vision Surround

Rig 2:
intel 2500K + NVIDIA GTX590 + Dell 3007 WFPHC

[SIZE="1"]NVIDIA Focus Group Member
[B]NVIDIA Focus Group Members receive free software and/or hardware from NVIDIA from time to time to facilitate the evaluation of NVIDIA products. However, the opinions expressed are solely those of the Members.[/B][/SIZE]
Rollo is offline   Reply With Quote