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Can I attach 6 gpu on my motherboard ?
Hi I have Gigabyte Z68X-UD5-B3 Intel i7 I don't find any details about
I want to know if I can use 6 gpu on things motherboard please
PCI Express x1 slots2PCI Express x16 slots3PCI slots2PCI Express slots version2.0
- Anonymous1 month ago
No you can't.
If you're trying to get in on the mining Gravy then you can only install 5 cards at the most. I've seen companies try to make doublers for the PCI-Express x16 slots but these usually end up damaging the motherboard.
You might be able to run 5 cards on a PCI-Express x1 riser card, and run the display off integrated graphics. Gigabyte boards with the z68 chipset have a poor and buggy BIOS so you might run into problems.
Pro Tip.... Never, Ever exchange, transfer, or sell Cryptocurrency with your mining rig. Always use a separate computer that's not being used for mining. Crypto thieves will try to manipulate a backdoor on the mining program. The best solution is to use the mining PC for mining only.
- 1 month ago
While you have a lot of PCI-E slots available on that motherboard, you only have 2 PCI-E x16 slots, which is what a GPU uses. So while you have 6 slots, only 2 of them can be used with a GPU.
- Spock (rhp)Lv 71 month ago
we don't understand your question. Gigabyte's website [under "support"] has a list of all known compatible cpus for that motherboard. a series 6 cpu will NOT work -- too new and the mobo is too old