Closed 3 displays for gtx 480?? Tags: Nvidia Gtx Monitors Displays Graphics Last response: September 21, 2010 9:16 PM in Graphics & Displays Share seanny August 30, 2010 2:03:11 PM I have read all over that the gtx 480 and 470 cards only run up to 2 monitors.My question is --In Maximum PC Magazine they built a "dream machine" monster Pc using 3 HP 30in monitors.I wonder how they got the 3 monitors to work. More about : displays gtx 480 OvrClkr August 30, 2010 3:37:21 PM The 2010 "dream machine" consists of 3 GTX 480's. http://www.maximumpc.com/article/home/dream_machine_201... Score 0 seanny August 30, 2010 8:49:08 PM OvrClkr said:The 2010 "dream machine" consists of 3 GTX 480's. http://www.maximumpc.com/article/home/dream_machine_201... Right.and how do they run 3 displays .I thought at present time the max was 2 displays. I have the issue of Maximum PC in front of me and I dont recall seeing how they did it. Score 0 Related resources 2x 27" IPS 2560x1440 displays on 1 GTX 480. SLI necessary? - Forum Upgrade GTX 480 or AMD Phenom II x4 3.2GHz? - Forum Is the GTX 660ti enough for 3 x 1080p displays? - Forum GTX 285+onboard video card for 3 displays??? - Forum Palit GTX 660 (OC Edition) - 3 Displays? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Helltech a b Î Nvidia a b C Monitor August 30, 2010 8:49:59 PM 2 displays per card, that machine runs 3 480s, so you can go up to six displays. If the max was two displays there would be no Nvidia Surround. Share seanny August 30, 2010 8:56:43 PM oh ok.good to know. So 2 displays per card.I just bought an additional 2 480's and have tri sli.Thank you for the help. Score 0 seanny September 21, 2010 9:05:56 PM Best answer selected by seanny. Score 0 Mousemonkey a c 173 Î Nvidia a b C Monitor September 21, 2010 9:16:43 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSkyrim Ultra 1080p, Phenom II 3.0GHz + GTX 480 Forum I used to have a core 2 quad 6600 with a gtx 480 ti and it never went above 90 percent of processing when I played bf3 on high Forum SolvedWhat is better stay on 3 way SLI GTX 260 SSC 675 Mhz or get GTX 480? Forum Solved3 way sli GTX 275 or GTX 480/470 Forum SolvedWhat is better for nVIDIA 3D Vision , 1 gtx 480 GPU or 2 ??? Forum 2 ASUS MARS GTX 760's AND 3 BENQ DISPLAYS Forum GTX 480 BF3 1080p Low Settings FPS? Forum 2x eVGA GTX 480s - 3 screen Forum Arctic cooling accel x3 and the GTX 480 Forum GTX 480 Blank Display on Bootup Forum GTX 480 Asus HDMI version is 1.3 or 1.4 ? help please ! Forum Anyone with 3x hd5970 or 3x 480gtx eyefinity ? Forum Q6600 3.6GHz and 480 GTX vs 560 TI Forum GTX 480 3 way SLI power question Forum Running 3 monitors with GTX 480 and gts8800 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 !