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Old 07-14-2005, 01:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What exaclty is SLI, ive heard of it, and about it but never really understood it. anybody wanna explain?

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Old 07-14-2005, 01:49 PM   #2 (permalink)
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its putting 2 vgacard on a mobo i belive one card controls half the screen then the other card controls the other half. i may be wrong but i know the perfornce from it is wonderful.

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Old 07-14-2005, 02:58 PM   #3 (permalink)
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It's a PCI-e thing, Scalable Link Interface. You need 2 nVidia PCI-e cards that are the same, e.g. 2 x 6800GT, and connect them for more grapics performance. Some say it's not really worth it, and you're better off getting one card that's more powerful, rather than 2 less powerful.

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