Tnx for da reply and would i be able to xfire 2x 4870's on the mobo??? It says so in the manual and at another time in the same manual it doesnt support both cards and now im confused because ive gotta buy me a new card in the next few days and i would really like to xfire on my mobo further in the future! if i'm not able to xfire 2x 4870's on my mobo i hav to chose between the following cards: ati 4870 or da 4890, Nvidia Asus GTS450 Cu Top!!! PLz help!!!