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Graphics if i have an ati graphics card as my primary card can i use a ninvida gard for physx

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by jamesblonde333, 4 Jul 2011.

  1. jamesblonde333

    jamesblonde333 New Member

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    i currently have a ati hd 6970 but i have an old nvidia GTX 285 1gb could i plug this into a spare port and use it as a dedicated phyx card?
     
  2. thetrashcanman

    thetrashcanman Angel headed hipsters

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    basically no, i can't remember exactly how it works, but unless you have a board with a lucid hydralogix chip on board, you can't run two cards from two different manufactures in the same board.
     
  3. wyx087

    wyx087 Homeworld 3 is happening!!

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    heir flick Active Member

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    i was going to give it a go myself then thought ti was to much hassle and gave up
     
  5. jakobfrimmel

    jakobfrimmel New Member

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    yeah i was gonna try it :) but it was just too much effort!
     

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