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8600 GTS Only running at 8x

Discussion in 'NVIDIA' started by WastinTime, Jun 1, 2009.

  1. WastinTime New Member

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    I have two EVGA 8600GTS PCI-E cards in SLI and when i run GPU-Z it shows the interface at8x instead of 16x?Any ideas on why or how i can fix this?
     
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    newtekie1 Semi-Retired Folder

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    That is how your motherboard works.

    The 570 chipset runs as a single PCI-E x16 slot when one card is inserted, or two PCI-E x8 slots when two cards are inserted.

    You can't "fix" it as there is nothing wrong.
     
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    Thats what i was thinking,just wanted to be sure...Thanks
     
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    8X wouldn't even bottleneck a 8600GTS your good
     

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