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Old 09-01-2008, 01:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my 9800gtx has 2 sli connectors on it and if i were to happen to some how come across another one then how would i sli it. would i need 2 single bridges or just one bridge? i am most likley not going to sli with this mobo and cpu because extreme bottle necking would occur. i will wait until nehalem comes out and try to get a x58 board.
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you use a regular SLI bridge for 2 cards. the second is for tri-SLI.
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i guess it dosent matter then what connector i use as long as i use a regular sli bridge.
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i dont think so.
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