Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1

    How you know SLI is working????

    How do you test your SLI is working (i dont feel like doing 3D MARK) I just want to quickly find out if my two 7950GTs are working together...

  2. #2
    BlitzPuppet's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    well the only way that nvidia shows I think is if you go into options, and check "show gpu load balancing". Other than that you can use everest to see if it's all goin good.
    CASE: Antec Eleven Hundred
    MOBO: MSI Z97 Gaming 7
    PSU: Corsair TX-750W
    CPU: Intel i5 4690K
    RAM: Corsair Vengeance 2x4GB DDR3
    SOUND: Soundblaster Z/ Sennheiser PC360

  3. #3
    Member LoneWolf121188's Avatar
    10 Year Badge
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Osan AB, South Korea
    SETI Profile Heatware Profile
    Just run 3DMark really quickly and look at the frame rate. You don't even have to finish a single test, just look at the fps for the first few seconds of one test. If its about 1.7x higher, its working.

    [EDIT] FYI, the 1.7 number is one I just pulled off the top of my head, as it won't quite be double. [/EDIT]
    mATX Desktop (Build Log Here): Core i7 6700K, Maximus VIII Gene, 16GB DDR4-2800 Ripjaw V, EVGA GTX980, Samsung 950 Pro 256GB, Intel 520 240GB, Seagate 2TB, EK CPU and GPU waterblocks, MCP35X, 120.1 and 180.1 radiators, Dell U3415W 21:9 monitor.
    Microsoft Surface Pro 3.

    The Hardware Destruction Thread|OCForums Musicians Club Member -12|OCForums Metal Club Member -12

    Well, if he opens the box and its dead, then it would be his fault because the state of the cat is determined by the observer. Then we could be all ‘n00b, you collapsed the wavefunction now! - RoadWarrior, on Schrödinger’s Cat

  4. #4
    I cant seem to find "show GPU load balancing" anywhere.

    I can however read the temps of both GPUs one is like 37 deg and the other is like 45.

    I played Supreme commander and its still kinda slow and lags a bit, even with SLI (About 1000 units on a 20k map). I run a Dual core 960 oced to 4.4Ghz.

  5. #5
    I figured it out my SLI is working!!!!

    I get an "almost" two fold increase in the frames per second.

  6. #6
    New Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Was going to say.. just take one card out and check the performance compared to with both when playing your games.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts