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Windows 7: Card that can support 3 monitors?

26 Jul 2013   #1
Jemjem787

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 
Card that can support 3 monitors?

With my current build, I've been trying to make it work with three monitors but my Graphics card doesn't support it. Could you guys give me some names of some good videocards that can support 3 monitors? They can be any output, i can just get converters. Preferably some newer ones please.


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26 Jul 2013   #2
linnemeyerhere

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27 Jul 2013   #3
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

Just about any newer AMD or Nvidia card will support triple monitors. The trick is getting a card with plenty of RAM on it. If you are gaming at high resolution, you need 3+ GB of RAM so you don't run out as it is drawing frames across the screens. What kind of monitors do you have and what is your budget for a video card?
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27 Jul 2013   #4
AddRAM

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27 Jul 2013   #5
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

Any of the new Nvidia 700 series cards would do just fine. The 760's that AddRAM just linked to are really great value cards.....AND there are 760's with 4GB of RAM, which you need for HD triple monitor setups.
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27 Jul 2013   #6
Jemjem787

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

I'm low on money, so maybe like a card under 250$.
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27 Jul 2013   #7
Dude

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

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27 Jul 2013   #8
Jemjem787

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

This is the exact card i own, what is the performance difference between the two?
Amazon.com: EVGA GeForce GTX 570 1280 MB GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 2DVI-I/Mini-HDMI SLI Ready Limited Lifetime Warranty Graphics Card, 012-P3-1570-AR: Electronics

And would any gtx 660 be able to support 3 monitors or is it just that specific card?
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27 Jul 2013   #9
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

You can look at the numbers and compare here:

PassMark Software - Video Card Benchmarks - High End Video Cards
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27 Jul 2013   #10
Jemjem787

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by linnemeyerhere View Post
You can look at the numbers and compare here:

PassMark Software - Video Card Benchmarks - High End Video Cards
But there are different models of the same videocard, so some would be better than others. The best model of the 660 might be better than the worst model of the 570, and vice versa.
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