Do I Need An SLI Certified Motherboard to Use SLI? Tags: Graphics Cards SLI Motherboards Graphics Last response: April 3, 2009 3:18 PM in Graphics & Displays Share fabio_azevedo1983 April 3, 2009 3:11:29 PM I recently upgraded my computer and am just inquiry if I can upgrade to a dual video card configuration? My motherboard supports 2 X PCI-E 16X. So in turn could I use dual cards? My Specs are as follows: ASUS M4A79 Deluxe AM2+/AM2 AMD 790FX ATX AMD Motherboard XFX PVT98WYDBF GeForce 9800 GTX+ Black Edition 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card SILVERSTONE ELEMENT ST65EF 650W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply OCZ Platinum Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1066 (PC2 8500) Dual Channel AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb 3.0GHz Socket AM2+ 125W Quad-Core Black Edition Processor More about : sli certified motherboard sli daedalus685 a b U Graphics card April 3, 2009 3:18:57 PM No, you would need to Crossfire or use a single card. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Do I Need An SLI Certified Motherboard to Use SLI? Forum NVIDIA nForce SLI certified mobo...can I use it for Crossfire? Forum need a good PSU SLI certified....... Forum Kingwin 1000w Modular SLI certified PSU help needed Forum SolvedCORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX750 750W 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Power supply SLI READY? Forum SolvedWill a 700W 80+ Bronze certified PSU support GTX 780 SLI? Forum SolvedDoes Corsair ATX Power Modular 750W Supply, 80 PLUS Bronze Certified support Nvidea SLI Forum SolvedCan I use 3 RAIDR's & 2 SLI in this Motherboard Forum SolvedCan I use nvidia sli on the b85-PLUS motherboard? Forum SolvedSLI Ready PSU or SLI Certified PSU Forum SolvedNeed a gaming motherboard for 2 way sli. GTX 780 TI Forum SolvedPossibility of using SLI with my motherboard. Forum SolvedCan I use an Nvidia GPU on a motherboard that doesn't support SLI? Forum SolvedPlease help me out guys! Need to choose a motherboard which supports SLI between these few motherboards only! Please help me Forum SolvedECS P55H-A - will it support SLI, its certified for Crossfire... Forum Solved3-Way SLI motherboard needed! Forum Is it worth upgrading a motherboard in order to use SLI on two video cards? Forum SolvedCan you use nvidia SLI on an AMD motherboard? Forum SolvedCan i use an ATI graphic card with an SLI motherboard Forum SolvedNeed a new AMD motherboard, that supports SLI 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 !