Older mother board, Crossfire config with newer cards? Tags: Radeon Crossfire Motherboards Graphics Product Last response: January 8, 2012 9:32 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Locust00 January 8, 2012 7:00:37 PM Hello all, I have an older card from a PC I built a little over a year ago. ASRock X58 Extreme LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Motherboard (see link below) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I currently have a Radeon 5850 in there which I had intended to crossfire (more because I have not done it before and wanted to learn first hand) but did not at the time. I am now interested in doing 2 SAPPHIRE 100315L Radeon HD 6850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card with Eyefinity. (see link below) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can anyone confirm or deny that this is possible with this motherboard? I have been out of the loop for a bit and fail to remember exactly what I need to be aware of when attempting to upgrade my cards in a crossfire configuration. Thanks in advance More about : older mother board crossfire config newer cards Earnie January 8, 2012 9:32:16 PM checked your manual: 2. In CrossFireXTM mode or SLI TM mode, please install PCI Express x16 graphics cards on PCIE2 and PCIE4 slots. Therefore, both these two slots will work at x16 bandwidth both dark blue slots. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHi !!! Pls suggest a Graphic card around Rs3000. PC config of P4 3Ghz , 4 GB DDR3, Mother Board - Gigabyte GA-G41M Combo. Forum Newer 4650 ATI video cards in Crossfire on an older master/slave Cross Forum Solvedstay with z87 mother board and 4670k or get the newer generation? Forum Best graphics card for an older mother board/setup? Forum i want to put a newer mother board in my dell optiplex 780 like a quad care Forum SolvedDOES my pc config support future gamingamd fx 8350 8 cores 4.0 ghz processoramd radeon 7770 ddr5 1gb sapphire mother board gig Forum Older mother board but something for me to tinker with Forum SolvedLooking for newer Budget Card to match with older Phenom II 940 Forum SolvedNewer video card in older mobo Forum SolvedWill This Card Newer Work in My Older Build? Forum SolvedShould I crossfire my graphics cards or get an newer better one? Forum SolvedCan the Mother board Crossfire? Forum SolvedOlder Card Better Than Newer Card? Forum Could use some suggestions on newer vid card for older system Forum XPS M1710 older IDE board replaceable with newer SATA motherboard? Forum Older SLI GTX GPUs vs. Newer Single Card GPU and 2Gb vs. 4Gb cards Forum Solvedgraphics cards that are compatible with my mother board. Forum SolvedOlder system - want newer video card Forum SolvedNewer graphics card is worse than older one? Forum Solvedcrossfire 5770 or save for newer 2gb single card 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 !