Jump to content
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
Sign in to follow this  
corbax

crosfire gpu or buy new

Recommended Posts

Posted · Original PosterOP

HI. I have xfx r9 270x gpu and i want upgrade it so i was thinking about geting new gtx 970 or another r9 270x and crosfier it (if I do crossfier betwen gpu wont be so much space )

Can someone give me some tips wha to do ?

Link to post
Share on other sites

if your mobo has crossfire support, go for it


disregard women, fold proteins.

 

systems:

Spoiler

Main (in rebuild - specs when finished) - Zenith.
R9 3900x 4.25GHz All-Core // X570 Aorus Ultra // 32GB 3200MHz // eVGA 3090FTW

 

Folding Station - HAL@HOME.

i7-4790k 4.8GHz // Z97X-UD5H // 32GB 2133MHz DomPlats // 2080Ti Lightning Z

 

TV / LAN machine - Demeter.

R5 3600 4.2GHz All-Core // B450i Aorus Pro Wifi // 16GB 3200MHz // Vega64 Silver (Air)

 

Running Parts Bin - Scrappy.

i5-4690k 4.8GHz // Z97 PRO GAMER // 16GB 2133MHz // R9 295x2(240 rad mod)

 

Laptop 1 - Valkyrie.

i7-8750H // Asus FX705GM // 32GB 2400MHz // 1060 6GB

 

Spoiler

 

Partner's Bastard Box - Sundae.

i5-4460 // Gigabyte H97N-WiFi // 16GB 1600MHz // 1070Ti Titanium

 

 

 

Link to post
Share on other sites

I would get a new single card....

 

Coming from someone running 2x 7970s considering upgrading to a single card...

Link to post
Share on other sites

Depends on your budget, if you can only afford the R9 270X then go for it, if you can afford something more powerful then do that. Problem is the R9 270X only has 2GB of VRAM so I'd go for a more powerful card if your budget can handle it.


 

 

Link to post
Share on other sites

I'd also go the single route if possible. Xfire us too much hassle, and I run games in a window, which neither Sli or crossfire support.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  


×