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xeon sli/crossfire

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hey i`ve just been day dreaming laytely (school is boring) after i found out that 771 xeon motherboards are cheap and i allso found some with 2 pci-e slots and i was just wondering, is crossfire or sli possible on these motherboards?

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Not worth it. The Xeons linus used are 1/4th of an 8350. That will not be able to power even a single 750 Ti properly, let alone 2 cards


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I meant, Crossfire might work, but it's not worth it. A single high end GPU will be horribly bottlenecked by the CPU's


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It might work but as every other person has said, it isn't worth it, to many bottlenecks.


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