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 Channel RAM for X79 Mobo - Forum Can I quad-channel RAM with a Gigabyte Z77-D3H mobo? - Forum quad cpu 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 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 SolvedQuad Channel Mamory in Dual Channel MoBo? Forum will a quad channel ddr3 run on a dual channel ddr3 mobo? Forum SolvedDoes my MOBO support a quad core CPU? Forum Intel Core2Quad (LGA775), and 2x4GB DDR3 1600MHz... What MoBo?? Forum SolvedQuad channel certified RAM on a Dual channel Mobo Forum SolvedQuad channel memory in a dual channel mobo Forum Quad Socket Mobo Forum Dual or quad channel memory for an X79 mobo... Forum SolvedSocket AM2 quad core to work with my mobo? Forum SolvedCan my mobo support a C2Quad q8300 2.5ghz? 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 !