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1 year ago#1
Simple enough question, what do you use when you game? - Results (139 votes)
1 Video Card / 1 GPU
79.14% (110 votes)
110
2 Video Card / 2 GPU
13.67% (19 votes)
19
1 Video Card / 2 GPU
1.44% (2 votes)
2
3 Video Card / 3 GPU
0.72% (1 votes)
1
4 Video Card / 4 GPU
2.88% (4 votes)
4
2 Video Card / 4 GPU
0.72% (1 votes)
1
Other (Please explain)
1.44% (2 votes)
2
This poll is now closed.
Doesn't matter if it's SLI / CrossFire, what Video Card / GPU configuration do you folks run in your rigs?

My personal preference is 1 Video Card / 1 GPU, getting 1 powerful card is less likely to give you driver issues vs running a multi Video Card / GPU.

SLI / CrossFire has always been more problematic than single Video Card / GPU configurations.


Please post your Video Card / GPU setup if possible, I'm curious as to what everybody has.
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1 year ago#2
1/1 flying trample with swampwalk.
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1 year ago#3
1/1
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1 year ago#4
2/2

Have had no issues with SLI or crossfire (Had crossfire 7970s).
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1 year ago#5
I've only had minor issues that I easily fixed with some tweaking, specs in sig
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1 year ago#6
Aren't Video Cards and GPUs the same thing?
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1 year ago#7
FuRiOuS 198774623 posted...
Aren't Video Cards and GPUs the same thing?


No.
GPU = Graphics Processing Unit.
Video/Graphics Card = Video/Graphics Daughterboard.
's like saying your CPU and a motherboard with your CPU in it are the sam thing.
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1 year ago#8
1/1

going for 2/2 probably to see how the crossfire with no bridge works.
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1 year ago#9
Have historically used single GPU only, but moving onto a couple of titans soon
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1 year ago#10
I used to have a 4870x2 (2 GPU on 1 card).

But the amount of heat, power, and often problems getting games to use both GPUs completely turned me off multi-GPU systems forever.

I will be a single GPU person forever now most likely.
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