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Q: Motherboard SLI/Crossfire support


So I'm looking at a new motherboard. It will be using an intel core i5-750 processor. I also have a gtx 260. I found a motherboard on newegg that has Crossfire support. Does that mean it will also support SLI? Here is the link.

Any help would be appreciated. Also if it isnt suggestions for a 100-200 dollar mobo with SLI support would be appreciated but It needs to run the core i5-750 as well.

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A: Motherboard SLI/Crossfire support

I've been wondering the same thing myself. I have an MSI mobo which I know supports Crossfire, but my video card is Nvidia.
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If I get a second HD 5770 and put it in the other PCIe x16 slot, will I be able to run Crossfire?
The motherboard manual says that it supports Hybrid Crossfire between dedicated and integrated cards, but nothing about Crossfire between two dedicated cards.

If it doesn't support crossfire, can I still put a second graphics card in and use it in the same way?

A:Will my motherboard support crossfire?

If your Mobo book of words says yes, then it means yes!

You cannot crossfire a graphics card, such as the one you have, with any onboard graphics native to the mainboard AFAIK... all references to crossfire refers to use of both graphics slots and a crossfire bridge connector...
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thank you for your answers, would help me alot

Explain in detail if you can please..

A:Motherboard Gigabyte or Asus? Which one fully support usb 3.0 and crossfire?

I heard the gigabytes UD3R's usb 3.0 get cancelled when using crossfire or sli?Click to expand...

That does not seem very probable. What's the source of this information?

Both ASUS and Gigabyte are great brands. Just get the board that comes in cheaper as long as they have the same feature set.
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A:Solved: SLI support vs Crossfire

SLI is only available on motherboards featuring an nForce SLI chipset. It only works with nVidia graphics cards. You can't use 2 ATI cards on an nForce motherboard.

Same thing with ATI's Crossfire. You can't use 2 nVidia cards on a Crossfire motherboard.

They are just proprietary names for dual-card setups, but both have been engineered to make exclusive use of their own brand of GPU's.
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There are rumors that some upcoming Intel motherboards might support both SLI & Crossfire but nothing's sure. Right now (meaning with currently available motherboards) you have to get a Crossfire capable motherboard.
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A:Motherboard + Crossfire

16x4x Crossfire doesn't perform as well as 8x8x and is nowhere near 16x16x. However, two 5770's would not saturate an 8x8x lane. Unfortunately, you've got a 4x slot. Best advice: get a faster card or a board that supports at least 8x8x. 16x16x you could not make use of given two 5770s.

Putting current graphics cards in a PCI-Express x4 slot basically verges on madness and incurs a performance hit of between 25 and 33 percent. Even if the motherboard in question were especially cheap, the card’s price/performance ratio is affected immensely. When using an x8 connection, performance also decreases, albeit only by 7 to 8 percent.

From the conclusion.
Crossfire meets PCI Express 2.0 ?€“ More Lanes, More Frames? : Crossfire up to 20 Percent Faster
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A:A motherboard for crossfire mode

Asus P5W-DH Deluxe? If so, it's a great board for using Crossfire (pre-dongle mode).

I don't have any experience using the "new" Crossfire modes on this motherboard, but have built a few in the past using Master/Slave cards + dongle. This works great. It can even work with SLI if you use older NV cards and hunt around for the "hacked" drivers for this purpose. NV is off/on in court over this issue, so perhaps eventually you wont have to use hacked drivers for this.

It's a great performing mainboard and has adequate northbridge cooling, which is important for the i975X. It can be a tricky motherboard to install Windows on though, so be sure to fool with the "EHCI Handoff" bios options if you run into trouble with the install.
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any feedback would be great4ly appreciated.

Also i am new to the boards so HI : )

edit. cant post links directly to websites as forum restriction to new members, sorry

A:Will these cards work with this motherboard in 3 way CrossFire?

any card(s) with two crossfire connectors will work in a 3-way configuration, regardless of motherboard support or not. manufacturers don't typically include every single possible config in their hardware compatibility lists, so as long as you use the correct bus type and drivers it will work fine.
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A:Crossfire and motherboard/graphic card compatibility.

You can only pair a HD5670 with a HD5670 maybe a 5650 that was like 4+ years ago you could find one on ebay or amazon probably

When mixing and matching cards there is a structure put in place example

This tells you what can and can't be matched now if you would like 16x you will need to find a board with multi slots and even if you do it will run 8x not 16x
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A:Help on installing crossfire on Asus M3A32-MVP motherboard

In the bios make sure the GFX express configuration is showing auto for the dual slot setup but you can force the setting if you like.

Make sure you have the crossfire cable atached and both cards should rum at 16x...

I havent installed 2 3870s yet so if the problem persists you may want to check with Asus for compatibility or a possible bios update.
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A:Motherboard doesnt support.....

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Does the motherboard for a HP Pavilion a c TV PC have support for EIDE HDDs as well as for SATA nbsp I bought this computer for at a thrift Pavilion For Motherboard HP SATA Support ... a1777c Native Both store and it has no HDD By the loose cables inside it's clear that the original HDD was SATA I do not have any spare SATA HDDs but I do have some EIDE drives sitting in a few old computers that I no longer use I've seen a few pictures on the HP site that identified IDE EIDE HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ... connectors on HP motherboards that look pretty similar to a couple empty connectors on this MB I just want to find out for sure from someone here since I can't seem to get a definitive answer on my own investigation I would like to try to fix this computer up as a PVR It has a Hauppauge Wintv HVR TV tuner already All things being equal I would rather get a new SATA drive but I would hate to spend the money when I don't even know for sure that there isn't something wrong with HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ... the machine that won't show up HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ... until I install a HDD and try to install Vista the OS it shipped with and all the drivers Currently I don't have another computer that I would want to put a new SATA drive into as a secondary if this HP doesn't work properly On the other hand I think that the biggest EIDE HDD I have is GB -- and used Free is great but I'll have to sort out my priorities myself but first I need to know whether it's even possible to use a EIDE HDD in this computer without an adapter Also the DVD drive is still hooked up with SATA cables Providing that the MB supports EIDE as well is there any reason why the DVD drive could not be left with the SATA connection while the HDD runs off EIDE Thank you for your interest Grant

A:HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ...

Your motherboard does have suppport for EIDE and SATA hard disks.  I suggest purchaseing and using a new SATA drive. You never know when a EIDE drive is going to stop functioning and really disappoint you.
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Just a little 30 secs question,

I wanna build my pc, and i've come up with
Gigabyte GA-880GM-UD2H

which is my mothrboard, gosh, big letters,
anyway, the motherboard supports
1800+ ram, does that mean i can put a 1333
ram in there and it will work?

thanks a lot folks


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My original post requested this information but perhaps it was buried in the text explaining the details of the problem nbsp So this is for HP tech support if you are out there I am an official member of the One Million User nbsp Windows Failure Club Unfortunately this club has no jumper BIOS Need motherboard support- info tech HP Recovery benefits nbsp I have an H-Joshua-H -UATX motherboard that cant get past boot post No screen no cursor blah HP tech support- Need motherboard BIOS Recovery jumper info blah blah CLR CMOS has proved useless My last effort before I purchase a Mac will be to move around the jumpers for the BIOS RECOVERY FLASH OVERRIDE nbsp OT RESET and OT RECOVERY blocks The BIOS Recovery nbsp has blocks of pins with pin missing nbsp Pin - came jumped nbsp The other blocks are pin each and are blank These pins are there for a purpose but the community has found no information on them nbsp including how to use them for possibly recovering the BIOS YOU HP have this information If you will not provide it please explain why not nbsp vise ignoring our requests nbsp I am sure the community understands the nbsp risks associated with tweaking the BIOS tell Microsoft but we are out of options Please do not stand by ignoring our requests We are already getting that from Microsoft nbsp

A:HP tech support- Need motherboard BIOS Recovery jumper info


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A:how do i know if i bought a crossfire master card or just crossfire ready card?