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Old 12-14-2013, 04:22 PM   #1
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Default crossfire gpu compatibility

So, ive seen the charts from amd but i can't find one with the more recent 8xxx and 9xxx/r9x 2xx listed on it.

I have an asus 7850 with 2gb of 256bit ddr5 and was wanting to get a more powerful gpu. i was looking at getting a 7870 8870 or a r9x 270. All of which are more or less the same gpu. I know the 7870 will be just fine as the lead gpu in a crossfire config, but can i use my current 7850 with the newer models?

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Old 12-14-2013, 06:25 PM   #2
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Default Re: crossfire gpu compatibility

You can crossfire anything from the same series. For example:

78xx + 78xx =

R9 + R9 =

79xx + 79xx =

79xx + 78xx =

R9 + 7xxx =
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