Originally Posted by 5150 Joker
They do appear very similar but if you slam the M15x against a hard surface, that magnesium will be brittle and come flying off. The M17x will just get dented at most.
I would bet SLI/Xfire will be there but maybe not day 1. Unfortunately it might work as crappy as it does on the R2.
Also remember the R2 has an anodized aluminum lid and not an aluminum chassis. The chassis will be the same...
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