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: ForumDo I Need An SLI Certified Motherboard to Use SLI ? Forumneed a good PSU SLI certified ....... ForumSLI on a non SLI certified mobo!! ForumCrossfire Certified ... SLI Certified ??? ForumNVIDIA nForce SLI certified mobo...can I use it for Crossfire? ForumDoes the psu have to be " SLI Certified /Ready" for SLI ? ForumKingwin 1000w Modular SLI certified PSU help needed ForumECS P55H-A - will it support SLI , its certified for Crossfire... ForumPSU sli certified Forumsli certified upto two 8800gtx's? but has three sets of power chords ForumDDR2 SLI Certified ... what does this mean exactly? ForumHelp Finding a SLi certified PSU ForumSLI Ready PSU or SLI Certified PSU Forum1Gb vs 2Gb graphics ForumNeed Video Bios update - can't find ForumSapphire 4870 Toxic 512: Need Help ForumHelp with SLI ForumNeed help with gpu and psu ForumSapphire ATI Radeon 3650 AGP - help please !!!! ForumHelp!! No video output from 4850 OR motherboard. 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 !