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Hybrid Crossfire

Sep 25, 2007
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Processor Core I7 3770K@4.3Ghz
Motherboard AsRock Z77 Extreme
Cooling Cooler Master Seidon 120M
Memory 12Gb G.Skill Sniper
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 1070
Storage Sandisk SSD + 1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200
Display(s) IPS Asus 26inch
Case Antec 300
Audio Device(s) Xonar DG
Power Supply EVGA Supernova 650 G2
Software Windows 10/Windows 7
I need to buy a new motherboard to dump my 4 Core Dual and I need to know if all crossfire compatible chipsets will be compatible with Hybrid Crossfire

I'm thinking of Using my HD3850 with a HD2900GT or a HD2600XT
May 14, 2009
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System Name Wizards Lair
Processor AMD athlon x2 7750 Black Edition 3.17ghz 205 bus
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-US2H
Cooling AMD Black Edition Cooler (copper heat pipes)
Memory LG DVD+R RW
Video Card(s) Ati hd 3200
Storage Western Digital 80 and 120 gig
Display(s) MX75
Case no name custom
Power Supply 500 watt
Software Windows XP MCE SP2, Windows 7 build 7000 beta
hybrid crossfire is disabled when anything higher than a hd3650 is installed you may be able to use crossfire with two diff cards idk. hybrid crossfire is using an onboard ati hd 3200 or ati hd 3300 vga with a single 3450, 3470, or 3650 card.
i had problems with that on my card hybrid worx fine with the 3 but the 3850 disabled it.


Heedless Psychic
Mar 4, 2006
11,507 (2.67/day)
Kingdom of gods
System Name Prowler. V9.
Processor Intel i5 3570k @ 4.6GHz 1.2v
Motherboard Asrock Z77 Extreme6
Cooling Modded CoolIT ECO ALC, 3x 120mm Coolermaster Sickleflow fans
Memory 2x4GB G.Skill Ripjaws @ 2133MHz 10-10-10-25 1N (T)
Video Card(s) HD7950 Vapor-X @ 1.25GHz 1.05v, 6GHz 1.5v
Storage WD Caviar Black 640GB, 32MB cache, SATA
Display(s) 22" LG Flatron W2242S
Case NZXT Apollo
Audio Device(s) Asus Xonar DX 7.1 PCI-E
Power Supply Corsair HX850w modular
Software Windows 7 x64
Why would you want to run hybrid with crappy cards? A 3870 is still pretty good, but anything below that is a bit.... well crap.