Solved Can I run 2 cards with no sli Tags: SLI Graphics Last response: April 4, 2013 5:24 PM in Graphics & Displays Share jaretstuff April 4, 2013 1:31:51 PM I have a gtx 470 that I was wondering if I could run a 450 with it to improve fps in games and photoshop. Plz reply More about : run cards sli Best solution MauveCloud April 4, 2013 1:37:13 PM Share If it's not in sli or being used for PhysX, it won't have any effect on your fps. jaretstuff April 4, 2013 1:42:43 PM MauveCloud said:If it's not in sli or being used for PhysX, it won't have any effect on your fps. If I used it for physx would my better gpu run faster Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer MauveCloud April 4, 2013 5:24:13 PM Not necessarily. If you're not using a second video card for PhysX, it uses the cpu for those calculations, not the primary gpu. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwill this psu be enough to run 2 zotac gtx 760 amp! edition cards in sli?? Forum GTX 670 (X2 in SLI) same cards, same slots, but run differently when switched, need help!! Forum Is it possible to run 2 different cards without sli? Forum Can 2 nvidia 9600 gso display cards run sli on a k9n diamond motherboard Forum run 2 different nvidia geforce cards, not SLI Forum SLI Question (once installed, can you choose to run 1 or 2 cards Forum Can i run 2 video cards if my mobo is not SLI ready? Forum Will 2nd Card in SLI Run in a PCIe 3.0 x4 Slot? Forum Whats the best 2 sli cards that would not bottle neck a athlon 6000+ running @ 3.3 ? Forum have two new evga 770 oc installed and when i run test card 2 is running at 98% and card 1 is running at 28%. Both are in SLI Forum SolvedEvga GTX 260 setting with 2 cards running in SLI Forum 2x 6 pin to 4 pin molex safe for addional 560 ti card being run in SLI? Will this work? Forum SolvedCan anyone confirm dual 780 ti cards in sli can run 6-8 monitors? Forum SolvedSLI - will these two cards run together? Forum Running PCIe 2.0 and PCIe 1.0 cards in SLI...bottleneck??? Forum SolvedSLI + Integrated intel HD with 2 monitors. Which should I use to run 2nd monitor Forum 2 PCI-E 16x Video Cards in 1 PC (but not running in SLI) Forum SolvedMotherboard SLI support needed to run dual GPU cards? Forum How to run two displays with SLI and still have two cards on one monitor at once? Forum Should I run 2x 8800gt's in SLi or get a better single card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !