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Old 10-14-2014, 07:43 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Just make sure the MB can do both SLI and crossfire, I've seen a few that only do crossfire (it's the same as SLI but for AMD cards) not sure if the Z87 or Z97 have the limitations but I've seen a few boards still like that.
A lot do, but the one I had linked him previously supports both.
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Missed the link you posted, I had thought they finally finished with only supporting one or the other until I looked for one for myself, A lot of them don't even let you know without digging through all the details on the board.
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Default Re: help needed with buying a computer & graphics card from Best Buy.

Easiest way is look at how the slots are configured electronically. NVIDIA requires a minimum of 8x on the second slot for SLI support.
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