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Running 2 diff GPUs in non SLI worth it?

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Hey folks,

I just got a Gigabyte GTX 980 G1 for Christmas and it is awesome! Now I'm stuck with 2 GTX 760 Windforce cards that I was running in SLI. Would it help at all to put one of the 760s back in and run both cards in a non SLI setup?

Aside from taking the load of PhysX which is not much to be honest, would there be any worthwhile benefit?
 
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Hey folks,

I just got a Gigabyte GTX 980 G1 for Christmas and it is awesome! Now I'm stuck with 2 GTX 760 Windforce cards that I was running in SLI. Would it help at all to put one of the 760s back in and run both cards in a non SLI setup?

Aside from taking the load of PhysX which is not much to be honest, would there be any worthwhile benefit?
I suppose you could run a game on each one?
 
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Haha I suppose. DayZ on the 760 and BF4 on the 980 lol.


But seriously I don't think there's any good reason to do this as it will just suck up power but that's why I'm here asking.

So what say you PC gurus?

Cheers and thanks
 

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Unless youre goin for physx. Id say no, if you do the 760 is a lil too much for the task of that.
 

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Only if you're interested in FAH, or some other CUDA application that could use it.
 
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Thanks guys,

So as suspected, it looks like I'll be selling both cards on Kijiji. Less than a year old!!! Get me while they're hot lol.
 
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