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asus p45 sli 2 gtx 280's

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hey gang just wanted to bring some attention to the sli hack/mod, it works lovely it literally took me 4 mins to run sli on a p45 crossfire mobo, it only took so long because my dsl sucks a fat one(dl for the drivers). this site was very usefull and it seems to work for x86 and 64 bit os's up to winblows 7. Link

ok so what im looking for is some feedback, if have the equipment try it out and post your scores 3d mark, i used 3dmark 06 from what i have found the p45 has a nice perfomance upgrade compared to "sli" mother boards wich are made stricktly for sli,"lmfao"

i have a different thread with my scores, just starting this frankenstien of a rig, i cant wait to put these on a loop with some triple rads........




 
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i dont see a score?
 
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im a dumb ass, lol just seen it, guess i shouldnt have smoked that bowl...lol
 
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nobody wants to try this out?
 
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im a dumb ass, lol just seen it, guess i shouldnt have smoked that bowl...lol
Another one? :laugh:

Finding other members all over the place now :laugh:
 
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here is my 8800GT SLI on a 790GX
 
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not bad clocks on them 8800's, stock cooler?
 

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not bad clocks on them 8800's, stock cooler?
one of them stock cooler the other is a Xiggy battle axe :D the problem i have it one card clocks alot higher then the other but i have to keep them at same clocks or it BSOD when benching :ohwell:

btw sorry i don't have a P45 amd SLI GTX 280s to compare to yours
 
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yea i had my 8800 oc'd to 760/1060, but had an aftermarket cooler. its ok you dont have the same shit, its nice to see atleast one person daring enough to run sli on a non nforce mobo.
 

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yea i had my 8800 oc'd to 760/1060, but had an aftermarket cooler. its ok you dont have the same shit, its nice to see atleast one person daring enough to run sli on a non nforce mobo.
I didn't plan on running SLI when i got the board. I got it because it was a great deal and was thinking about Xfire but I ended up with Nvidia cards because there monsters at F@H
 
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