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Multiple Video Cards?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by sup3rgh0st, Jan 26, 2011.

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  1. sup3rgh0st

    sup3rgh0st Thread Starter

    Jan 26, 2011
    Hello, I just recently installed a NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 video card and it works great.
    However, much to my dismay, it does not have a S-Video port, as my other card did. My other card is a NVIDIA GeForce 8300 GS. Also, I have 2 PCIx16 express ports on my motherboard.

    So ultimately, is it okay / a good idea to put both cards in my computer?
    I would only really use it for the S-Video capabilities...

    I am very tech savvy and have previous experience in opening and installing cards and other hardware (i.e., Water Cooling, PCI cards etc.)

    I hope somebody can help!
  2. fel1x


    Jan 23, 2011
    yes so long as same basic driver which is in your case nvidia ( both run alone though not sli obviously)
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