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Old May 6, 2011, 04:04 PM
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^Is there any games in particular? I am tri-crossfire and waiting for my cards to arrive.
Doesn't work with NFS Shift 2 and flaky in Crysis 2. Those are my recent issues.
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Old May 6, 2011, 05:29 PM
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All I can say is good luck with Crossfire. When it works, it's great. When it doesn't, it's an absolute hassle.

It may bench well, but when playing current games you'll find that Crossfire usually isn't supported until quite a few months later.
QFT, it's a complete PITA. And add old games to the list of unsupported games, you can have anything from video corruption to a hard PC lock running CF in older games.
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QFT, it's a complete PITA. And add old games to the list of unsupported games, you can have anything from video corruption to a hard PC lock running CF in older games.
I can't even update my drivers without BSOD'ing and having to do a full driver wipe

But I guess it works for some people...
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