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Windows 7: Crossfire ATI 5970 with 5870

26 Aug 2010   #1
Wiredsoul

windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Crossfire ATI 5970 with 5870

Well, my question is simple, I know that it is possible to have them cross fire, but are there any actual benefits, or great increase to performance or should I just sell the 5870?


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26 Aug 2010   #2
BugMeister

Windows10 Pro - 64Bit vs.10547
 
 

you're good to go:
http://sites.amd.com/PublishingImage...ombo_chart.jpg

- and yes, you will see a big improvement..
- imagine a marathon runner wearing ballet shoes, skipping for 26 miles..
- and still winning the race by a mile..!!

- you have enough power in that PSU, you'll just need a bridge connector..
http://www.overclock.co.uk/product/A...nnect_348.html

PS: don't forget to download the ATI crossfire profiles, they're brilliant..!!
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26 Aug 2010   #3
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BugMeister View Post

- and yes, you will see a big improvement..
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...On titles that scale well.

If you already have both cards - try it out
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