Quad gtx580 mobo Tags: Nvidia Graphics Last response: November 13, 2012 5:14 PM in Graphics & Displays Share thelivingflesh November 12, 2012 7:25:33 AM Hello, i got a big bang marshal mobo with dual gtx580's at the moment! i7 2600k is the cpu with dom GTs and an ocz z1000watt power supply. What i want to know are 2 things. 1> Can ocz power 4 x gtx580s? 2> Will this mobo give me performance by using 4 x gtx580s , is it compatible etc etc due to chipset limitations! I cant change the mobo. More about : quad gtx580 mobo renz496 a b Î Nvidia November 12, 2012 7:45:09 AM 1) not sure but even with dual 580 people are recommending to use at least 850w PSU. 2) i don't think there is mobo limitation on how much gpu you want to use. but why did you need 4 GTX580 in the first place? is it for compute specific task? or simply for gaming? thelivingflesh November 12, 2012 3:07:45 PM its a compute specific task! what about my question man! and how to plug the oc dashboard in msi big bang? Related resources GTX590 or GTX580 - Forum ASUS GTX580 Direct CU2 and Tt toughpower 750w issues - Forum GPU.. MSI Twin Frozr GTX580 1.5GB vs EVGA Geforce GTX 580 3GB - Forum Ga-z68-d3-b3 mobo upgrade path with gtx580 - Forum Gtx-580 w/ gtx-295 phsx - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rene13cross November 12, 2012 3:24:52 PM You never specified which motherboard you mean..? A motherboard will say whether it supports quad-GPUs. You'll probably have to refer to the manufacturers website of the motherboard where it will tell you. thelivingflesh November 12, 2012 3:27:33 PM already mentioned. big bang marshal msi p67 b3 with 8 pcie lanes....WHAT ABOUT THE PSU! Anonymous a b Î Nvidia November 12, 2012 3:37:20 PM i think not. http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/asus_gtx_580_matri... Quote:Measured power consumption one card System in IDLE = 155W System Wattage with GPU in FULL Stress = 378W Difference (GPU load) = 223W Add average IDLE wattage ~ 25W Subjective obtained GPU power consumption = ~ 248W so 248*4=992 watts right there. then there is the question of having EIGHT 8 pin PCI power connections. thelivingflesh November 13, 2012 2:10:03 PM ok so am using another bfg 460watt psu so end of story! BTW any game out there that can Kill quad gtx580 with 2600k at 5ghz with dom gt's at 1200p? in 3d! renz496 a b Î Nvidia November 13, 2012 5:14:11 PM the thing is scaling become a real problem starting from 3 cards... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores ForumGtx660ti or gtx580 ForumMEGA BUILD Quad sli + PhysX? ForumIs an Upgrade from Intel core 2 E6300 to Core 2 quad Q6600 worth it? ForumGTX580 running worse than my HD6750 - why? Forum3.40GHz / HD 1.5TB / GTX580 Special Edition / 8 GB Memory ForumCorsair HX850 Powerful enough for GTX580 SLI on my rig? ForumZooka's WC Build: 800D, 2600K, SLI GTX580 (Build Log) ForumSLI GTX580 DVI to Display ForumGtx 660 [non-ti] or Radeon HD 7850 ForumCan i put this gpu on this mobo?? ForumBest GPU for old mobo AsRock P4I45GV ForumMoBo integrated gpu and dedicated gpu Forum[Solved] Im building a budget gaming rig.I cant choose between amd\'s A10 5800K and intel ForumNew Mobo BIOS and Video Card AXTU crashing 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 !