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? m 0 l 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? m 0 l Related resources Ga-z68-d3-b3 mobo upgrade path with gtx580 - Forum Intel Core 2 Quad q9450 - nforce 780i mobo... NEED GPU UPGRADE HELP! - Forum Quad Socket Mobo - Forum Quad Channel RAM for X79 Mobo - Forum Dual or quad channel memory for an X79 mobo... - 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. m 0 l thelivingflesh November 12, 2012 3:27:33 PM already mentioned. big bang marshal msi p67 b3 with 8 pcie lanes....WHAT ABOUT THE PSU! m 0 l 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. m 0 l 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! m 0 l renz496 a b Î Nvidia November 13, 2012 5:14:11 PM the thing is scaling become a real problem starting from 3 cards... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I quad-channel RAM with a Gigabyte Z77-D3H mobo? Forum Solvedquad cpu mobo Forum Solvedcan someone plz explain quad sli on a mobo with 3 pcie slots!? Forum SolvedIs A gigabyte ga78lmt-s2 Mobo compatible with a Intel Core i7-3770 Quad-Core Processor Forum SolvedASUS Z87-DELUXE/QUAD LGA 1150 mobo what ram video editing and high res gaming Forum Solved750W+ Psu Compatible with Ga-78lmt-usb3 Mobo and fx-4130 quad core proccessor Forum SolvedOverclocking Intel's Core2 Quad Q6600 on a Asus P5V-B Mobo Forum Getting new mobo, will AMD Phenom II X4 970 Black Edition Deneb Quad-Core 3.5GHz Socket AM3 125W processor work Forum SolvedQuad Channel Mamory in Dual Channel MoBo? Forum SolvedDoes my MOBO support a quad core CPU? Forum will a quad channel ddr3 run on a dual channel ddr3 mobo? Forum SolvedQuad channel certified RAM on a Dual channel Mobo Forum Intel Core2Quad (LGA775), and 2x4GB DDR3 1600MHz... What MoBo?? Forum SolvedQuad channel memory in a dual channel mobo Forum SolvedSocket AM2 quad core to work with my mobo? 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 !