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Old October 5, 2008, 07:26 AM
Peppaaro Peppaaro is offline
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Thanks for the replies :)

Originally Posted by Killswitch View Post
2. No you cannot connect a 4870 to them for Crossfire. You'll need another 4800 series card for crossfire. i.e. - 4850, 4850X2, 4870, 4870X2
Ok, I might wait for prices to drop on the 4800 cards and do a major update in the future.

Originally Posted by belgolas View Post
I also believe you can't do crossfire with more then 1 monitor. But you can still have 4.
Im not planning on gaming over more than one monitor, the game would show up on the main monitor and extend the desktop on the others. Can I do this while keeping a crossfire configuration?

Originally Posted by CMetaphor View Post
Could always get a TripleHead2Go as well! It allows for a crossfire setup or even just a single-output video card to run three monitors up to 1680x1050.
TripleHead2Go is a little too expensive. For that price I would get another 4870 for a noticeable boost in performance.

Also, I guess I should mention my intended setup. Right now I have a 22In and a 24In monitor. If this works, im planning on getting another 24In for the 3 monitor setup. The 24s run at 1920 x 1200 native resolution.
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