NVIDIA’s GTX 1080 Only Supports 2-way SLI

NVIDIA’s new SLI HB bridge supposedly will double the available transfer bandwidth compared to the NVIDIA Maxwell™ architecture and deliver a smoother gaming experience.

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The longest connector at 81.26MM has only 4 fingers, which means it will only work for two cards, which would not be enough for senior players. People who were planning 2+ SLI configurations may need to reconsider.

 

An EVGA employee has also confirmed that new Pascal GPUs only support 2-way SLI.

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[1] http://videocardz.com/59827/nvidia-pascal-high-bandwidth-sli-bridge-pictured

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I am professionally a bioinformatician, as well as a pop culture and a tech hobbyist with a passion for all things mobile.

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