Re: debating a second gtx 590 or two gtx 580 3gb's
Originally Posted by snowmanwithahat
I think I saw that he's running 3 displays, in which case you could definitely see the benefit moving to more graphics horsepower.
Also as a general note... dual-core cards don't count as using SLI... I could use a 295 / 590 on my system and even though it's a P45 chipset it will work.
so you mean you have a 295 and a 590 in a p45 system? I thought all socket 775 systems were crossfire limited unless you are using a hack. Anyhow, two dual gpu cards in my system work for two way sli like you said then? Yes, I know guys, a AMD limited cpu for scaling.
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