6970 to have Three VGA only monitor eyefinity setup?

The 6970 I'm getting has 2 DVI ports, and 1 Display port and 1 HDMI port. I would like to know if i could get 2x DVI to VGA adapters, and 1x Display port OR HDMI to VGA adapter, and run an eyefinity setup with three cheap widescreen VGA only monitors.
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  1. Yes, I think you can. Take a look at the AMD Eyefinity setup tool.
  2. Yes, you can use 2xDVI/VGA adapters but the third adapter must be an active DP/VGA adapter, NOT passive. For eyefinity, the third monitor must be connected via the display port.
  3. Thanks guys.
  4. supremeusa said:


    Yes.
  5. supremeusa said:


    The details list it as powered via display port, so it should be okay. A list of AMD validated adapters can be found here >> http://support.amd.com/us/eyefinity/Pages/eyefinity-dongles.aspx

    As I said before, make sure the adapter you choose is 'active' NOT 'passive'
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