Question NVLink Bridge Question

lilgeek

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Hello guys,

So I want to build a new setup on a MAXIMUS XII FORMULA with 2 RTX on it but I'm having some doubts concerning the NVLINK Bridge. So basically the GPU's will be put on these slots (check the imgur link).

View: https://i.imgur.com/xsagUEw.jpg


And my question is: for this config, should I buy a 3-slot or a 4-slot NVLINK Bridge? Because the Nvidia guide isn't so clear for me.

Thank you!
 

Phaaze88

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That looks like a 4-slot: another pcie slot could've gone in the space between the top x16 and the short x1.
What kind of cards are you planning to NVLink? I would advise against beefy, axial fan cooled ones.
 

lilgeek

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That looks like a 4-slot: another pcie slot could've gone in the space between the top x16 and the short x1.
What kind of cards are you planning to NVLink? I would advise against beefy, axial fan cooled ones.
RTX 2080 Ti are the cards I want to use. And about cooling, I will go full EKWB custom cooling.
 

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