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Windows 7: Crossfire with A8 3870K w/ radeon 6550D intergated graphics

22 May 2012   #1
mrbc

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
Crossfire with A8 3870K w/ radeon 6550D intergated graphics

My processor is a A8 3870K that has integrated radeon 6550D graphics.
The box of the processor mentions it can crossfire with any of the following direct x 11 capable graphics cards HD 6670, HD 6570, and HD 6450

I was wondering if it would be possible to crossfire this processor with a radeon 5570 instead of the listed cards?


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24 May 2012   #2
Chalky Emultion

 

hi,

no, you can't.
you can crossfire only cards which are in the same" family": for example, you can crossfire two Radeon HD 55xx series cards, but not a 6xxx series card with a 5xxx series card.
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24 May 2012   #3
Solarstarshines

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mrbc View Post
My processor is a A8 3870K that has integrated radeon 6550D graphics.
The box of the processor mentions it can crossfire with any of the following direct x 11 capable graphics cards HD 6670, HD 6570, and HD 6450

I was wondering if it would be possible to crossfire this processor with a radeon 5570 instead of the listed cards?

Your best bet is to get the Hd 6670 that will yeild the best performance and that will be the max Gpu for the A8 which will boost it atleast 50 %
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24 May 2012   #4
mrbc

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Yeah I was thinking about getting this 6670 ASUS Radeon HD 6670 810MHZ 1GB 4GHZ DDR5 DVI HDMI DisplayPort DirectX 11 PCI-E Video Card - ASUS - EAH6670/DIS/1GD5 when I have a bit more money, oh well thanks for the help anyways just gonna have to wait to crossfire
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24 May 2012   #5
mrbc

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

By the way , do you guys think it would be better to use the processor graphics or the 5570 for maximum gaming performance?
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24 May 2012   #6
Solarstarshines

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mrbc View Post
By the way , do you guys think it would be better to use the processor graphics or the 5570 for maximum gaming performance?
When crossfire takes over it will determin how it will run
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