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Old 11-07-11, 01:31 AM   #7
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Default Re: SLI 2 GTX 580's Help please

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Originally Posted by john19055 View Post
If you have three PCIe 16x slots,you would want to put them in the first slot and the third slot and if you have a three way ,it works just fine on two cards.It will run cooler and even if the third slot just runs at 8x you will miss no speed .I did this with mine ,my first two slots runs at 16x but it puts them two close together.
Hey John, thanks for the info. Yeah I have 3 PCIe slots but the 3rd slot is full lenghth but only runs @ 4x and the P8P67 Deluxe won't do 3 way , I would have to upgrade to a Maximus IV extreme which has the NF200 chip. Oh well 2x is good enough for me LOL this rig already has me broke
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