Solved Running a second video card at x4 worth it? Tags: Graphics Cards Radeon Last response: July 23, 2014 7:50 PM in Graphics & Displays Share DEADPOOL_515 July 23, 2014 7:06:26 PM I currently have this mobo http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... and a Radeon HD 6850 card. I about to purchase a much better AMD card. I wondering if when i replace the old card with the new one should i put the 6850 in the x4 slot with crossfire? More about : running video card worth Reply to DEADPOOL_515 Best solution i7Baby a c 215 U Graphics card July 23, 2014 7:12:42 PM No. You need x8 slots. Else you'll get tearing and all sorts of problems. x 4 is OK for really weak cards. Reply to i7Baby Share DEADPOOL_515 July 23, 2014 7:50:46 PM thank you ill just run the one card Reply to DEADPOOL_515 m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedWould a second video card keep my older system going or is it worth it to start Forum Running old mid-ranged video card with second new high-end... Forum running a second monitor with a second video card? Forum SolvedSLI GTX-570's - Second slot card hotter and running at a higher voltage than first? Forum Worth getting a second 7870 Tahiti @ PCIE x4 mode? Forum SolvedWill using a second video card help performance (non crossfire sli)? Forum SolvedNeed best possible video card for my Phenom 2 X4 955 BE. Please suggest!! Forum SolvedWould it be worth it to get a second graphics card? Forum SolvedLow-End second video card? Forum SolvedCan't get the second Sapphire Radeon R7 265 2GB Video Card video card to display on the third monitor! Forum SolvedWill this graphic card work the same in the PCI Express 2.0 x16 1(running at x4) slot? Forum SolvedGraphic card running at x4 v1.1 while supports x16 v1.1 Forum SolvedA10-7700K or Phenom II x4 955 with video card Forum SolvedWill my PSU support a second video card?? Forum SolvedWill my PSU support a second video card?? Forum SolvedLooking for a second opinion on my PSU after upgrading video card. Forum SolvedUpgrading video card need second opinion plz Forum SolvedHow much is my Nvidia Geforce GTX 560 2gb Video Card Worth? Forum SolvedSecond Video card takes over as the only video card. First card not seen anymore Forum SolvedPhenom II X4 945 currently, what is the best video card upgrade for emulation? Do I need to upgrade chip? 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 !