What happens to a dual gpu card when one core goes bad? Tags: Graphics Cards Core GPUs Graphics Last response: November 13, 2012 9:17 AM in Graphics & Displays Share l1nks November 13, 2012 8:41:01 AM i was just wondering because my friend said he was going to give me his 5970 but he thinks one core may be going bad? will it just function like a 5870? More about : dual gpu card core bad darth pravus a b U Graphics card November 13, 2012 8:56:49 AM Why does he think one is going bad? These kind of cards don't tend to have an option to disable crossfire so it would possibly make things unplayable as the render a frame each alternatively. m 0 l l1nks November 13, 2012 9:06:58 AM darth pravus said:Why does he think one is going bad? These kind of cards don't tend to have an option to disable crossfire so it would possibly make things unplayable as the render a frame each alternatively. Saying it only shows the one gpu in gpu-z and furmark m 0 l Related resources What happens if i pair a 2gb gpu card with a 1gb gpu card? - Forum what happens when a RAID1 drive goes bad. - Forum On what temp one gpu can goes down? - Forum What happens if I have multiple GPU's (non-SLI) in one computer? - Forum What GPU or DUal-GPU would one need to play - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mesab66 November 13, 2012 9:12:26 AM Perform a few benchmarks and compare the results against expected results from a few review sites - a quick google search will show where to look. m 0 l darth pravus a b U Graphics card November 13, 2012 9:17:56 AM Have him do a benchmark in 3d vantage or similar and compare it to others scores with the same GPU. If he does know more and has other effect please let us know. Personally I'm not sure how GPU-Z Deals with Dual Gpu's so I can't help there. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat is the maximum gpu an intel pentium e2200 dual core cpu can handle up to? Forum SolvedWhat is the best gaming graphics card for my pc. Specs: 3.2GHs pentium dual core, 3gb ram, win7 32bit. Forum Solvedhow to know what graphics card i have in my pc?i have a windows xp operating system sp3 and processor intel pentium dual core Forum SolvedLooking for a list of dual core/dual gpu graphics cards with a heavy preference for AMD cards Forum hi, i hv intel dual core 2.00 ghz processor n 3 gb of ram. to play games i hv to install only the graphics card or what ? Forum SolvedWhat is the cheapest dual-gpu card from amd currently ? Forum SolvedWhat are the benefits of a dual gpu graphics card? Forum What is the best gaming graphics card for my pc. Specs: 2.20GHs pentium dual core, 2gb ram, win7 32bit. Forum SolvedCan a dual GPU card run PhysX with ONE whole GPU dedicated to that? Forum What is the maximum gpu an intel pentium e2200 dual core cpu can handle up to? Forum Dual card only using one of its available GPU's Forum What gpu for GIGABYTE GA-E350N-USB3 AMD E-350 APU (1.6GHz, Dual-Core Forum What would happen if a computer has two graphics card and one of them doesn't have a driver installed? Forum i have a zoostorm i3-3240 3.3ghz dual core processor 6gb ram 250w psu whats the best graphics card please Forum E6600 only one core working What might have happened? 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 !